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What are personality changes caused by a traumatic brain injury?

Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Medicine
Head injuries may be mild or severe.  Some of the problems associated with head injuries are personality changes.  These changes may include depression, aggression, decreased motivation, irritability, and/or inappropriate sexual behavior.

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