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Medical ContextPlay
Use 'concussion' specifically for brain injuries, not for general injuries or other body parts. SlideThe football player was diagnosed with a concussion after the game.
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'Concussion' can range from mild to severe, indicating the seriousness of the brain injury. SlideShe had a mild concussion and rested for a week.
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Non-Violent CausesPlay
Concussions can also happen from falls or sudden movements, not just violent impacts. SlideSlipping on ice led to his concussion.