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A 28-year-old female asked:

When i was getting into the car i accidentally bumped my head with the car door.. i have a little bump on my head with little brusing. i do not have nausea,loss of conciousness,or disorientation or dilated pupils. should i see the doctor?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Head bump: If your only symptom has been a small bump with bruising, than medical assessment is not likely warranted.
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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Watch for symptoms: Agree with previous answer, but if you develop the other signs you mentioned or sleepiness or vomiting, pleased see a doctor for a complete exam/evaluation.
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Last updated Oct 26, 2020

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