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Fell down the stairs last night and landed on my head (tile floor), little cut on goose egg. real tired, bad headache, a bit lightheaded. concussion?

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Dr. Mark Hutchinson answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Yes: You have symptoms of a concussion. If things get worse go to the ER

Answered 11/28/2017

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Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

Head injury: Probably not concussion if no loss of consciousness and/or amnesia, but head injury nonetheless, and now post-traumatic issues. In view of your history, would strongly urge updated MRI or CAT imaging to rule out intracranial bleeding (prior lobectomy). Call your doctor.

Answered 11/28/2017

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