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what happens when your brain doesn't get enough oxygen?

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Dr. Aaron Haug
Neurology 14 years experience
Brain injury: If the brain does not get enough oxygen, a lot of problems can occur, such as dizziness, memory loss, seizures, and unconsciousness. If the brain is deprived of oxygen for a prolonged period of time, permanent damage can occur and is called anoxic (or hypoxic) brain injury. Someone with this condition is usually very sick and may be in a coma.

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