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is it normal to have a squishy bump after you hit your head

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nguyen Nguyen
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: When something hits a small child on the head or when she falls on her head from a distance of less than 5 feet, cries right away, the chances of any ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No knockout/no pbm: The trauma that knocks you out, even briefly, has produced a concussion.If the trauma wasn't enough to cause even brief loss of function is minor. A b ... Read More
A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
Ask mommy: A 3 year old that can type, spell and use the internet. Pretty impressive. I guess I'd tell you to have mommy look at it.
A member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dent: The dent may be due to the underlying fatty tissue which was damaged as a result of the trauma.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
No: You may have a post concussion syndrome, see your dr. Best wishes.
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: Two nerves travel from your eye sockets to the top of your head: supratrochlear nerve and suprorbital nerve. Likely one of these nerves got some dam ... Read More
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Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: He should evaluated by his pediatrician and may have CT of head to be sure no brain injury.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: Goose bumps can occur anywhere or everywhere on the body.
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A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Temple trauma: The temple is a sensitive area go to ER to be evaluated. Could be falls, hitting objects, .Go to ER as soon as possible
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Bump: No. The bump will gradually disappear
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