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Traumatic brain injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI), traumatic injuries to the brain, also called intracranial injury, or simply head injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes brain damage.

With mild TBI, the patient may remain conscious or may lose consciousness for a few seconds or minutes.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Traumatic brain injury", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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February 22, 2017

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