Patient Comments: Shaken Baby Syndrome - Symptoms

Do you know a victim of shaken baby syndrome? What were his/her symptoms?

Comment from: CatLady, Published: May 20

Vomiting, lethargy, and seizures can also be signs of a concussion caused by a fall. If a child did truly fall and shows these signs, then how do you determine if it is shaken baby syndrome?

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