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Navy chief petty officer charged in child's February death

...Hephzibah five days earlier.Medical staffers told police the child had possibly been asphyxiated, resulting in brain swelling. She also had several broken ribs and two hemorrhages on the brain, which were determined to be old injuries.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-12/navy-petty-officer-cha
New trial sought in Columbia County toddler death

...evidence Teaira had old, healing head injuries. Hawk said Teaira's head-banging during a tantrum led to a seizure, brain swelling and her death.Assistant District Attorney Joshua Smith said Hawk was able to present information about the child's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-06/new-trial-sought-colum
Sick Valdosta girl has support

...support from all over, even from behind bars. The 10-year-old Valdosta girl is pulling out of a coma brought on by brain swelling from the mosquito-borne disease eastern equine encephalitis. She has been treated at the Medical College of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/04/met_384653.shtml
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GRU Resident of the Year overcame a lot

...University. Told his daughter wouldn't survive dangerous brain swelling, he saw her through a long illness and now vows to...encephalitis, which can cause seizures and dangerous brain swelling."When she went into the hospital, her brain was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-06-11/gru-resident-year-overcame-l
Ballesteros is stable after third operation

...2-hour procedure on Friday that "went better than expected." Doctors removed the rest of the tumor and reduced brain swelling. The 51-year-old Spanish golf great was in stable condition in the intensive care unit at Madrid's La Paz Hospital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/25/gol_480794.shtml
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Medical translators bridge gap

...said, touching the spot on the left side of his head where Dr. Macomson removed part of his skull to accommodate brain swelling after the Aiken man was beaten with a bat. Dr. Macomson nodded. Inside the exam room at Medical College of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/19/met_120926.shtml
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Across Georgia

...2-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he somehow fell.The toddler was in stable but critical condition with brain swelling Tuesday.Hinesville police say they went to a house where Christian Ballard, 29, was watching the child about 9...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-08-31/across-georgia
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Health officials try to assure public about blood supply

...who received a transfusion may have transmitted the disease to four transplant recipients. One of the four died of brain swelling that can be caused by the virus, which until now has been blamed solely on mosquito bites. The three others were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/03/tec_350627.shtml
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SC baby-sitter charged in fatal beating

...Summerville was arrested this morning.Coroner Chris Nisbet says Jeramy Marquez Castro died Wednesday night from brain swelling after he was beaten. The boy would have celebrated his first birthday today.Nisbit says sheriff's deputies and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-18/sc-baby-sitter-charged-fatal
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Roberson is out for school year

...and fatigue, which tests determined were caused by a cerebral hemorrhage. He underwent surgery Feb. 24 to relieve brain swelling and pressure.That was all the result of an arteriovenous malformation, or an abnormal collection of blood vessels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-03-07/roberson-out-school-year
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