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Disease Brain Injury, Chronic

Name Brain Injury, Chronic
Synonyms Brain Injuries, Chronic | Chronic Brain Injuries | Chronic Brain Injury
Definition Conditions characterized by persistent brain damage or dysfunction as sequelae of cranial trauma. This disorder may result from DIFFUSE AXONAL INJURY; INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES; BRAIN EDEMA; and other conditions. Clinical features may include DEMENTIA; focal neurologic deficits; PERSISTENT VEGETATIVE STATE; AKINETIC MUTISM; or COMA.
Categories Nervous system disease | Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D020208

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Damage, Chronic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Injury, Chronic
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Injury, Chronic
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Injury, Chronic
4. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Brain Injury, Chronic

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Brain Injury, Chronic
  Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy