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Explanation of Coma and Persistent Vegetative State

Chart showing causes of coma. This is very important to all of you fiction writers out there.

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from ScienceDaily

First successful treatment of pediatric cerebral palsy with autologous cord blood: Awoken from a persistent vegetative state

Four months after receiving stem-cell therapy, a boy who had been in a vegetative state from severe brain damage was almost able to function normally.

from m.washingtonpost.com

Despite doubts, unwavering commitment

Ken Diviney, father provides care for his son, Ryan, who remains in a persistent vegetative state after a traumatic brain injury caused by a brutal beating.

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Explanation of Coma and Persistent Vegetative State

Information regarding coma and vegetative state when a person has the ability to be awake yet is completely unaware of their surroundings.

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