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brain concussion

brain concussion in Medicine

brain concussion n.
A clinical syndrome occurring as the result of trauma to the head and characterized by immediate and transient impairment of neural function, such as loss of consciousness.

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  • He must have a brain concussion, that would explain his earlier inability to move or think straight.

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