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Are there alternative treatments for diffuse axonal injuries?

There is no alternative treatment for diffuse axonal injuries. A diffuse axonal injury is a severe injury that likely will require hospitalization. The primary course of treatment for someone with a diffuse axonal injury is watchful waiting and pain management.

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Do diffuse brain injuries affect females and males differently?
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How can brain swelling contribute to diffuse brain injury?
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