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Pikeville, NC
A 25-year-old female asked:

I bumped my head on a metal pole no lump or bruise kinda sore where i hit but now my neck is a little sore should i be concerned?

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Dr. Donald Collins
Dr. Donald Collinsanswered
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Get checked!: Normally this would not be a concern unless you got knocked out or had symptoms like increasing headache or vomiting. However, since you are on Xarelto, this increases your risk of internal bleeding with even minor trauma. See a doctor ASAP to be sure you don't have any bleeding inside the head. Good luck!
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