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How do I manage my diffuse axonal injury on a daily basis?

Most people with a diffuse axonal injury will be admitted to the hospital. Once there, your doctors will take control of your day-to-day care. Depending on the severity of the diffuse axonal injury, there may be lasting brain damage or a coma associated with the injury. If this is the case, long-term medical care may be necessary.

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