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Could I be angry all the time from a head injury 5 years ago?

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In brief: Yes

Head injuries can cause personality change and emotional distress

In brief: Yes

Head injuries can cause personality change and emotional distress
Dr. Jeffrey Clemens
Dr. Jeffrey Clemens
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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatrics - Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Post trauma syndrome

Common long term consequence of head injury includes mood disorder. In addition, headaches, dizziness, poor sleep, depressive reaction, poor concentration, etc.
These issues need to be addressed by your doctor. Counseling may help and at times mild tranquilizers or mood stabilizers may help. Good sleep patterns are important.

In brief: Post trauma syndrome

Common long term consequence of head injury includes mood disorder. In addition, headaches, dizziness, poor sleep, depressive reaction, poor concentration, etc.
These issues need to be addressed by your doctor. Counseling may help and at times mild tranquilizers or mood stabilizers may help. Good sleep patterns are important.
Dr. William Goldie
Dr. William Goldie
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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Traumatic Brain

Yes. This may be a persistent sign and symptom of previous traumatic brain injury.
Is this definitely different than you were prior to the injury? Many other things can cause anger not related to the injury.

In brief: Traumatic Brain

Yes. This may be a persistent sign and symptom of previous traumatic brain injury.
Is this definitely different than you were prior to the injury? Many other things can cause anger not related to the injury.
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
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