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swelling on right side of head

A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
No: As long as swelling is your only symptom, then no. If you develop unceasing pain, persistent vomiting or change in your behavior call 911 and go to th ... Read More
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Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Contusion: It depends on how hard you were hits and the degree of swelling. It's always a good idea to have it checked out. You might not have to go to the hospi ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Unlikely: If it hasn’t changed. An Ultrasound may help further define it. All the best.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hematoma: This islikely a deep blood collection that pooled between the scalp & skull where there are few blood vessels to help it fade. These are created f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Somewhat difficult: to imagine what might be causing episodic swelling of the neck. Possibilities might include salivary gland swelling or angioedema. Lymph node swelling ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor should check: Most people get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on computers, stress at work, etc ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
See a doctor : These symptoms can only be evaluated in person. See a doctor.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cathleen London
25 years experience Family Medicine
Concussion: You could still have a concussion - would be a good idea to be checked.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: These symptoms require a thorough evaluation to find out what's going on and what can be done for you.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Maybe.: Perhaps. You need evaluation by an oral surgeon, ENT or facial plastic surgeon with xrays.
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