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Can A Person Survive After Going Into A Coma From Being In Car Wreck
Yes: A coma is a very serious condition associated with head injury and a certain percentage of people do not survive, however many people do survive and even recover to a great degree. The longer the coma the less complete the recovery. Even short comas of a few days can cause long term thinking problems but with rehabilitation there is potential for improvement. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My fiance had an accident that caused to be in a coma he fliped his car once weight from the car was on his back chances he will suvive?
Impossible: I am very sorry for your tragedy. But, you are asking strangers on the internet questions that only those caring for him can answer. We have no ability to even speculate on your fiancé's health. ...Read more
I was in a bad car wreck and flipped my soft top Jeep Wrangler 5 times, I was in a coma for two months. I had a diffused axial injury. can I fully rec?
You can do well: You had a severe brain injury. You should see a physician with experience with brain injury. Physiatry or neurology. You should have neuropsychologic testing and have any deficiencies in cognition identified. They might be mild and you wont necessarily notice them. If you are having problems with focus or attention or easily angered consideration for neurostimulants. Good luck ...Read more
Traumatic coma: Coma may be caused by an injury to the brain stem due to the back and forth movement of the head and brain . Other causes include the build up of pressure from brain swelling or hemorrhage, causing brain tissue to herniate across fibrous bands separating the different parts of the brain or through the foramen magnum putting pressure on the brain stem centers for breathing and heart rate. ...Read more
After my best friend died from a deep coma and brain damage from car accident, i feel very depressed and want to die but not sucide!!!
See psychiatrist: After the loss of someone close, ithe sadness you are feeling is common. However, the depth of depression is a very serious form of sadness. Fortunately there are medications that can help. There are also support groups for those grieving, that may be very helpful to you. Do not give into your present feelings. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Unpredictable: There are too many variables involved in brain injury and trauma to determine a specific amount of force necessary to predictably cause a severe brain injury that would result in coma, without it causing death. What ever prompted the question, don't do it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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