A 66-year-old female asked:
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i stood on my tip toes to reach something and clunked my head on a cabinet door. have minor headache feels like sinus. can a slight bump cause this?

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Dr. Marie Trenga
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Your scalp is very sensitive, and even a minor bump can cause a headache. It does not indicate serious damage.
Answered on Mar 4, 2014
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Dr. Gary Wang
Dr. Gary Wang answered
40 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes.: It is possible. However, if the pain is too long or becomes worse, or you have decreased balance, dizziness or memory deficits new, you should see your doctor.
Answered on May 17, 2015

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