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Why is it that severe brain stem contusions result in unconsciousness?

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Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology
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In brief: Injury to RAS

Because of injury to the neurons and pathway of the reticular activating system that is responsible for consciousness.

In brief: Injury to RAS

Because of injury to the neurons and pathway of the reticular activating system that is responsible for consciousness.
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