How long is too long for swelling on the brain?

Answer On One Hand: Minutes of Severe Swelling Can Cause DeathBrain swelling, or cerebral edema, usually results from an illness or head injury. Fluid accumulates within the brain tissue, and because the ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How long is too long for swelling on the brain

How long does the brain keep working after you've been fatally injured somewhere other than the brain?

It depends in the fatal injury is resulting in a loss of blood or loss of oxygen.

I had a tooth taken out. How long does the swelling last?

Every one is different as far as the amount of swelling, It also depends on how much infection you had.It's better to consult your problem with a nearby dentist.It needs around 1 or 2 weeks for the... Read More »

How long does it take for swelling to decrease in an infected toe?

On One Hand: Many TreatmentsThe swelling of an infected toe can often be remedied easily and quickly. Many treatments exist, and depending on the severity of infection--from abrasions to ingrown to... Read More »

How long should I have swelling from a knee sprain?

Ouch. How did it happen? I sprained my ankle( In Volleyball I bent it in at a 90 degree angle) and that was in November. The swelling still isn't down, but it isn't purple or anything. It was like ... Read More »