A member asked:

I hit my head diving into too shallow pool. hurts in the back and middle-back .left side scalp sensitive/numb. should i be worried? 2 weeks ago.

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Dr. Mahan Chehrenama answered

Specializes in Neurology

No: If you only have localized scalp tenderness at the point of impact, this should subside gradually. However if you have other concussion symptoms such as dizziness, balance difficulty, memory impairment or visual changes, then you should seek in person medical care.

Answered 9/24/2017

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Dr. Edward Hellman answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Be seen: With that mechanism, you would be well served to be seen to rule out a serious injury.

Answered 9/24/2017

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