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Would brain damage caused by a blow to the head show up on an MRI?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
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In brief: Brain injuries & MRI

Some brain injuries show on MRI, like contusion, bleeding, etc.
Not all injuries show on an MRI. Concussion may appear as no injury on MRI.

In brief: Brain injuries & MRI

Some brain injuries show on MRI, like contusion, bleeding, etc.
Not all injuries show on an MRI. Concussion may appear as no injury on MRI.
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