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I'm having nose bleed after head injury but not hit in nose, normal?

I'm having nose bleed after head injury but not hit in nose, normal?

Depends: "Head injury" doesn't mean the same thing to doctors as it means to laypeople. But practically speaking, whenever you have an unexplained nosebleed you should have it checked out. The blood may be coming from behind your nose. And even if it's coming FROM your nose, the nasal septum is supplied by 3 arteries, so whatever the cause, you can lose a lot of blood if it's not controlled. ...Read more

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Dr. John McMahan
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Nosebleeds (Definition)

Nosebleeds is also known as Nose bleeds. A nosebleed is a symptom in which there is enough bleeding in the nose for a person to see it coming out of the nose or taste it going down the throat. Nosebleeds are often due to a broken small blood vessel, and stop when a clot forms at the break ...Read more

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I fell and banged my head after passing out and couldn't breath properly. B4 this i had i bad nose bleed what could be wrong?

I fell and banged my head after passing out and couldn't breath properly. B4 this i had i bad nose bleed what could be wrong?

Arrhythmia?: The first question is why you passed out! this is highly suspicious for an arrhythmic event, especially that you hurt yourself in the process; this can be anything from a dangerous malignant rhythm like ventricular tachycardia to a supraventricular tachycardia. I would recommend you to see an electrophysiologist for further diagnostic testing.. It is quite important you follow up with a specialist. ...Read more

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Treating a Head Injury (Checklist)

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Ice the area, if you can
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Whats wrong if I keep getting sharp shooting pains in my head that have before made my nose bleed?

Whats wrong if I keep getting sharp shooting pains in my head that have before made my nose bleed?

Talk with your doc: This could be something common like allergies, sinus infection or infection inside your nose ... To something more concerning like high blood pressure. Since this has happened before & it's happening again, check this out with your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Nose bleed and shooting pains in right side of head, how to treat this?

See ENT doctor: Nosebleeds and headaches need to be evaluated, especially if the nosebleeds keep occurring. In the meantime, stop blowing your nose; use over the counter nasal saline spray. ...Read more

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Treating a Head Injury (Checklist)

Get seen by medical professional for testing as soon as possible
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Do not return to activity which caused injury until cleared by doctor
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Limit analgesics for headaches in the first 24-48 hrs
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Nose bleed 3x in the last week with sore head?

Nose bleed 3x in the last week with sore head?

Unclear what would : causing such frequent nosebleeds..see your doctor who may be able to identify meds you are taking such as blood thinners that may be making them worse ...Read more

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Do any one know how to stop a nose bleed people say to put your head back then you feel it in your mouth that will make me pass out?

Do any one know how to stop a nose bleed people say to put your head back then you feel it in your mouth that will make me pass out?

Epistaxis: Sit up straight Do not lie down or tilt head backwards pinch the nose just below the bone against the face apply pressure for 5 minutes. Repeat for 5 minutes if it does not stop Contact Dr if it continues after 10 minutes you are on blood thinners nose bleed occurs after trauma most nose bleeds occur in one nostril, and in the anterior (front) portion of the nares. Dry nose is a common cause ...Read more

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Treating a Head Injury (Checklist)

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Head Injury (Definition)

A head injury is a condition in which there is injury to the skull, scalp, or brain. The injury may range from a minor bump on the head or a more severe brain injury. The head injury may result in an open wound with visible bleeding or it may result in a closed wound with internal bleeding ...Read more

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Injuries (Definition)

Injuries is also known as Injuries and wounds. An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more

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