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Injury to the thalamus?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 8, 2007
  • 03:30 PM

I had a car accident on May 9, 2005, my doctor said I injured the thalamus. I feel like there is something else wrong.


loss of sensation to the left side of my face, arm, leg and the tip of my tongue
aching wrists
night sweats
neck pain
pain between my shoulder blades
stabbing pain in my throat
hand tremors

Please help

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  • I dunno, i'd think an injury to the thalamus could affect quite a number of things, just be happy you're not in a permanent coma:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thalamus
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