diffuse axonal injury - definition and synonyms

noun

or DAI

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a very serious type of brain injury where the damage occurs over a wide area

    Diffuse axonal injury occurs in about half of all severe head traumas, making it one of the most common traumatic brain injuries.

    DAI seems to damage the white matter of the brain.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/10/2014