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How soon after the heart stops beating will irreversible brain damage occur

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

fear that this bronchospasm episode might have caused brain damage . What do you think? ... part of the tests. I felt okay initially after the tests, except for some slight pressure in my right ... View answer

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Dr. Aida Quka MD

20 minutes to recusitate him he is breathing on his own has a strong heart beat, when we touch him he opens his eyes, but there are no other responses from him we have been told he is probably brain... View answer

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Dr. Drilona Kenga MD

a 16 year old boy hit with a baseball in the chest - heart stopped for 8 minutes. He is now in ICU hasn t woken up. Is there a chance he will not have suffered severe brain damage? They are... View answer

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Dr. Ishu Bishnoi MD

yes, i am trying to get my husband to see a neurologist to find out how extensive his brain and heart damage is, and if they will ever heal after he got hurt at work last august while running ... View answer

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Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

yes doctor my sister underwent open heart surgery last friday but saturday her heart stop twice and i dont know what happened but drs saying that she might have brain damaged they did a... View answer

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Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

Hi, It is most unlikely that any brain damage would occur. However, it depends how much was ingested. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Yes after brain damage is followed by brain atrophy.

Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

It can form pus cavitities in brain.can result in headache and fever