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A 68-year-old female asked:

I hit the top of my head and have a small goose bump. no clinical signs other than a sore spot, slight headache. any concern on this? being over 60 years i am more aware of possible conditions. no lapse of conscious nor dizziness.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Watch and wait: If you do not have any symptoms, other than the bump, you may watch and wait. Subdural hematoma is a potential risk. If you have persistent headache, if would be prudent to see your doctor.

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Last updated Feb 28, 2020

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