A 20-year-old male asked:
Last week i fell and hit my head on stair railing drunk, i feel fine now but should i still get it checked? i quit drinking also.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Family Medicine 17 years experience
No: If you feel fine, you don't need to get it checked since the incident happened last week. However, if you hit your head again, you could have a bad concussion next time. Each time you hit your head, the injury to the brain accumulates.
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