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Head Injury (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

head trauma, concussion, subdural hematoma, diffuse axonal injury, epidural hematoma, closed head injury, cerebral contusion, intracranial hemorrhage, head bleed, intraparenchymal hemorrhage, DIA, depressed skull fracture, nondepressed skull fracture, linear skull fracture, penetrating head trauma, basilar skull fracture, head injury, headache, worst headache of your life, brain dead, brain death, fatal head injury, subarachnoid head injury, subdural hematoma, epidural hematoma, blood clot in the brain, burst blood vessel in the brain

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Head injury can be defined as any alteration in mental or physical functioning related to a blow to the head.

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