Acquired Brain Injury is any sudden damage to the brain at any point of time, but not as a result of birth trauma. Brain injury is of two types: Traumatic and Non-Traumatic. Acquired Brain Injury can result from accident, stroke, Brain tumour, Haemorrhage, Viral infection, Lack of oxygen to brain, etc.
Some of the symptoms of Acquired Brain Inquiry:
Memory problems, poor concentration
Lack of sight
Poor planning and problem-solving abilities
Difficulty in communication
Fatigue and Headache
Loss of taste and smell
Chronic pain and sudden seizures
Visual and hearing problems
Depression and inappropriate behavior
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a General physician or a Neurologist when you have any of the above symptoms.