BRAIN DAMAGE

n. injury to the brain that manifests as signs of impairment in cognitive, sensory, and motor skills mediated by the nervous center. Its most frequent causes include birth injury, intracranial hemorrhage, cerebral stroke, and trauma to the brain- also includes infection, inflammation, seizures, and metabolic disorders.

BRAIN DAMAGE: "Brain damage results from a number of possible diseases and traumatic injuries to the brain."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRAIN DAMAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brain-damage/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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