What does my CT scan test report indicate?
After the accident, the patient began hallucinating and has become delusional, He is aggressive and paranoid.
Question: Can hallucinations and/or delusions result from this type of injury. If so, please state a source of authority.
Traumatic brain injury such as this can certainly result in psychosis. This is most common when the injury involves either temporal lobe, as it does in this case. Psychotic symptoms following traumatic brain injury include hallucinations, delusions, and aggression.
Below is a link to a recent (2009) review article abstract on the subject in the journal "Brain Injury." There should be many articles you can access searching for this subject on pubmed.com.
My name is Dr. Sheppe, and I am an XXXXXXX psychiatrist working in New York City. For a personalized comprehensive evaluation, treatment recommendations, or individual therapy, ask me at HealthCareMagic at this private link: tinyurl.com/DrSheppeAnswers
The User accepted the expert's answer
Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties
- Ct scan report bronchogenic cancer
- What are the findings from the ct scan report
- What is a ct scan
- What does my ct scan indicate
- Hr ct scan done what does the report indicate
- Brain ct scan report
- Whats a ct scan meth
- What does these ct scan results indicate
- What does these ct scan report indicate
- What does these ct scan of brain indicate