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Study reveals neurological mechanism in concussions
 

Study reveals neurological mechanism in concussions

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New research shows how blows to the head cause swellings in the neurons' axons, providing insights into how different-aged neurons process concussions.
 
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15 Jun 2017 - General
 
Thank you for sharing this article Norrashida Abdul Aziz. A lot of emphasis has been put on the two primary injuries of TBI - diffuse axonal injuries and contusions. However, concussions, a persistent consequence of TBI which encompass a myriad of symptoms including difficulty with executive function, were not discussed in detail until now. Involvement of the hippocampus explains memory loss and difficulty with p...
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