A 19-year-old female asked:
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soccer ball kicked hard into my head, right away have headache and dizziness. concussion?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Post traumatic: A concussion involves loss of consciousness, loss of memory, or combination of both. Regardless, sounds like your closed head injury may have affected the inner ear. To be safe, have a doctor look at you to make certain that no persistent issues need to be managed.
Answered on Mar 22, 2015
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