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A 53-year-old female asked:

i hit the right side of my head hard a edge of a desk 3 weeks ago now i go dizzy when i put my head back or forward and the side of my head feels weir?

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Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 35 years experience
Concussion: I recommend that you see a physician to determine if you have had a concussion or if there is another problem. If you have a concussion then avoid contact sports or repeat trauma to the head because your brain is more susceptible to injury when it is healing from the initial blow.

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