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Will concussions cause depression in kids?
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Dr. Andrew Ho
Psychiatry
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Brain trauma can cause mood and personality changes.
It is extremely important to inform your doctor if you detect any of these types of changes after concussion. There may be bleeding in the brain that needs to be treated.

In brief: Yes
Brain trauma can cause mood and personality changes.
It is extremely important to inform your doctor if you detect any of these types of changes after concussion. There may be bleeding in the brain that needs to be treated.
Dr. Andrew Ho
Dr. Andrew Ho
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Common
Post concussion depression is a common consequence.
Speak to your pediatrician if you have concerns. You may get a referral to a pediatric neurologist who deals with concussion regularly..

In brief: Common
Post concussion depression is a common consequence.
Speak to your pediatrician if you have concerns. You may get a referral to a pediatric neurologist who deals with concussion regularly..
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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