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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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Suggest treatment for aphasia post head injury

Hello sir, Good Morning, My father was treated under your observations in yashodhara Hospital. , due to internal head injury.. we came here for follow up. But we are unable to meet you today. As recovery is good but still patient is still not able to speak normally. .. sir please guide us.. please share your own hospital or contact details so we can approach.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018
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Consult a neurologist and get evaluated.

An MRI scan is required to look for a possible intracranial cause. Sometimes there is tissue damage to speech areas in the brain following the trauma and result in aphasia.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Shinas Hussain,
General & Family Physician
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