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Is there a cure for ischemic brain injury?

No, there is not a cure for ischemic brain injury. Whether it is a stroke, cerebral palsy, or another disorder, ischemic brain injuries result in permanent damage to part of the brain lacking blood flow. This damage may affect physical functioning, thinking, language and behavior depending on the area of the brain affected.

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Is a diffuse brain injury serious?
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The severity of diffuse brain injuries can range from mild to fatal. In many cases, a diffuse brain ...
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Do diffuse brain injuries affect females and males differently?
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Diffuse brain injuries affect males and females differently in their frequency rate. The traumatic b...
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How do diffuse and focal brain injuries differ?
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Diffuse and focal are terms used to broadly differentiate between types of traumatic brain injuries....
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What is a diffuse brain injury?
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A diffuse brain injury is a type of traumatic brain injury that has an effect on the entire brain. A...
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