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Dr. Omobola Oji
33 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: For children I suggest you get a physician to examine him. Its important, they are not able to express themselves. Better safe.
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Closed Head Injuries: Closed head injuries in children are relatively common due to their activity level and altered center of gravity. Most serious head injuries are asso ... Read More
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A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely : Although this may have frightened you I doubt it did much to baby. The back of the heat is thick & more tolerant to trauma in general than most of ... Read More
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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Probably not: but in addition to the other answer here, you should watch for vomiting, lethargy, or other different behavior for him over the next few days and if h ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Mosolf
25 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: It depends how hard they hit their head. Sometimes the bump pops up within a few minutes. Sometimes it gradually comes on over the next few hours. App ... Read More
A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Head Injury: Have him seen. The forehead injury by itself does not sound concerning but now the appearance of bruising on the side of his head and behind his ear m ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lizarraga
16 years experience Internal Medicine
What's your ?: I can't figure out what the question is from the info you provided!
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Dr. Melissa Przeklasa-Auth
17 years experience Pediatric Neurology
A : A concussion is simply traumatic brain injury as the result to a direct or indirect blow to the head. A ct can rule out fracture or bleeding but canno ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
That depends: Did you lose consciousness? You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Headache/ pressure of head? Are you unable to recall wh ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No if you feel fine : That is fine. Just self monitor for delayed symptoms. You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Possible symptoms include: hea ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: Do you have a laceration, bruising or swelling? Symptoms of a concussion can include: headache, nausea, vomiting, confusion, blurred vision, slurred s ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Need to se MD: You had a head trauma and few days later you feel heavyness in head.You need to be evaluated by your doctor and may need a cat scan to rule out a subd ... Read More

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