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How is a diffuse axonal injury diagnosed?

If you or someone you know suffers a head injury, you should see a doctor immediately. Diffuse axonal injuries are diagnosed based on symptoms, the type of injury to head, and CT scans or MRIs that are used to detect brain damage. If you have suffered a diffuse axonal injury, you will likely be admitted to the hospital.

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