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Can you get dementia from repeated head trauma?
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In brief: Dementia Pugilistica
Yes, dementia pugilistica.
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In brief: Dementia Pugilistica
Yes, dementia pugilistica.
. Take a look at muhammad ali.
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
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Dr. Theresa Redling
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Yes
There is a definate link between head trauma and dementai.
In fact people with a dementia already diagnosed may have a more rapid progression after head trauma. On autopsy we find similar brain findings in areas of trauma as in ad.

In brief: Yes
There is a definate link between head trauma and dementai.
In fact people with a dementia already diagnosed may have a more rapid progression after head trauma. On autopsy we find similar brain findings in areas of trauma as in ad.
Dr. Theresa Redling
Dr. Theresa Redling
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