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How do other illnesses affect diffuse axonal injuries?

Other illnesses do not affect diffuse axonal injuries. However, people who suffer a diffuse axonal injury may suffer from blood pressure issues that need to be corrected with diuretics. Additionally, some people who recover from diffuse axonal injuries may develop seizure disorders later in life.

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How do diffuse brain injuries affect other illnesses?
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