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A 17-year-old female asked:

Slipped and fell backwards in shower yesterday(not sure how),hit back of head rly hard.headache and hurts to touch spot.do i have concussion?17?

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Dr. Steven Simon
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 39 years experience
Pain isn't concussio: Pain where you hit your head is normal. Concussion causes changes in vision, thoughts, alertness, or sensorium. Can't say you don;t without exam, but doesn't sound like it
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