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Diffuse Axonal Injury Summary

Description: A relatively common sequela of blunt head injury, characterized by a global disruption of axons throughout the brain. Associated clinical features may include NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; PERSISTENT VEGETATIVE STATE; DEMENTIA; and other disorders.

Also Known As: DAI (Diffuse Axonal Injury); Axonal Injuries, Diffuse; DAIs (Diffuse Axonal Injury); Diffuse Axonal Injuries; Injuries, Diffuse Axonal Show All >>

Networked: 113 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 22 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Diffuse Axonal Injury

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide (PACAP) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 3 results : IBA
  2. Phosphorus : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  3. Magnesium Chloride : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 67 Generic
  4. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 20 Generic
  5. Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 5
  6. cyclo(Trp-Asp-Pro-Val-Leu) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Protons (Proton) : 2 studies in 5 results : IBA
  8. Amantadine (Aman) : 2 studies in 2 results : FDA 20 Generic
  9. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 1 study in 14 results : IBA
  10. Calcium : 1 study in 6 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Diffuse Axonal Injury

  1. Brain Injuries (Brain Injury)
  2. Brain Ischemia (Cerebral Ischemia)
  3. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  4. Craniocerebral Trauma (Head Injury)
  5. Inflammation
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Key Therapies for Diffuse Axonal Injury

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  1. Decompressive Craniectomy : 2 results
  2. Axotomy : 2 results
  3. Chemoprevention : 1 result
  4. Electroacupuncture : 1 result
  5. Resuscitation : 1 result
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