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Can a brain dead person move

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Brain dead person breathing through machine. How long for heart to stop beating once ventilator is off?

Say this person is decleared brain dead and he's only breathing through a machine. If an appointed medical proxy finally makes a decision to let this person go and takes him off the machine (or ventilator ...
 

Had brain hemorrhage. Declared brain dead. On ventilator. Other vital organs working. Suggest?

One of my friends is declared brain dead . He has a brain hammerage and blood seepage at four places for which he got operated. Today almost more than 60 hours has passed but his brain ...
 

Second open heart surgery, valve repair, dialysis. Induced coma or brain dead ?

to the brain and to repair a valve. He is also diabetic. We have tried checking on his progress, but his family ...? 3. Is it possible that he was put under anesthesia and went into a coma on his own? 4. Is he brain ...
 

Facial pain, MRI and CAT scan okay. Tender scalp, eye problems, headache. Does this sound like temporal arteritis?

..headaches feel like something is pulling inside my head and moving..I feel brain dead after these headaches. I am ...I have severe pain and crunching sounds in my face where pain is when I move....MRI fine Cat Scan ...
 

Suggest treatment for extreme anxiety and panic disorder

im afraid im slowly going brain dead or theres something seriously wrong with me ive been too the er ...
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Took MDMA forcefully. Feeling brain dead, splurred speech. Brain damage done?

. It s been a week now and I have been worrying the entire time, sleeping poorly and feel brain dead which ... I feel brain dead. Do you think I am permanently over pretty much. My brain is damaged and gone ...
 

Is brain dead possible during open heart surgery ?

Hi, My 18 years old son is died.Because doctors caused brain dead during heart surgery .He had extra muscle in his heart.while removing that muscle doctors made brain dead to him. I just want to know ...
 

Done valve replacement in heart, now brain dead. What happened?

the valve. Now they are saying that test are showing that he is brain dead? What happen? Please help me find ...
 

Brain dead after accident, not on life support machine. Tube feeding. Chances of survival?

my sister in law has been in a car accident and as result we have been told she is brain dead ... brain dead meant she would die with out support? ...
 

How long does someone brain dead live off the life support?

Hi my cousin has been in a hypoglycemic coma and the doctor has declared him brain dead and was on life support for a week. Just yesterday they took him off life support but started breathing on his own ...
 

Using full life support, sweating, goosebumps. Brain dead or chance of recovery?

time (unknown amount),they say he may be brain dead,but he still has been getting goosebumps and sweating at times,they don t know why he has been doing this if he is brain dead, has anyone ever heard ...
 

Suffering from COPD, on ventilator, heavily sedated, BP low, heart rate high, partially brain dead. Suggestions?

questions. A surgeon said a part of his brain is dead. Nothing shows on ct scan , its normal.?? He gets ...
 

Why don't people go brain dead or get brain damage in surgery when on heart-bypass machine?

Why don t people go brain dead or get brain damage in surgery when on heart-bypass machine? I ... t explain but I assume she was not receiving oxygen. How is it possible to avoid brain damage in the patient ...
 

Is it true you can have a massive and be gone instantly?

been brain dead if brought back? disturbed ...,,, would a person suffer? at age 91 what chances if any is there of recovery? in this case she passed so ...
 

Recovered from Aneurysm surgery but died due to high brain pressure. What would have went wrong?

SURGERY BUT WE LOST HIM THIS MORNING WHILE HE WAS STILL IN THE HOSPITAL. HE S BRAIN PRESSURE WENT UP TO 78 AND WAS DECLARE BRAIN DEAD. WHAT COULD GO WRONG? hE SEEMS TO BE FINE AFTER THE SURGERY. ...
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Dear sir%2C Zyprexa withdrawal 14months now and my brain is damaged%21 Don t feel pleasure and brain dead%21 What can i do%3F Thanks%0A
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. Zyprexa ( olanazapine ) is habit forming drug , but it don't damage brain, please remove this misconception from your brain. As you mentioned this query in sensible manner , this is a proof that brain is not damaged . Consult psychiatrist and get his counselling and treatment . Good luck. Dr.HET
 
8 brains worms r der n dey are telling my mets are big in size and dey cant go thru surgry.it has a risk and can make me brain dead i really wana live plz help.
Hi at this situation I would advice to consult infectious specialist and start adequate treatment. wishing you health
 
i have 8 brain mets egg hav have bcom worms nd are big in size.so surjry cn cause brain dead and no radiatn therapy cn be takn. docs hav gvn 6 mnth lyf HELP plz
if you have not taken radiation therapy so far, radiation would definitely help. please understand that radiation will not cause brain death. forget about time frames and go ahead with therapy both radiation and chemo bravely
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