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A 16-year-old male asked:

i hit my head on a wall, really hard. my vision went white and when my vision returned an area above my eyebrow was bleeding profusely. the bottom of my left eye started flashing colours shortly after and currently i have a headache (back of head?

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 36 years experience
See a doctor: I can't tell from your question when this occurred, but I would recommend that you see a doctor. You may need stitches for your forehead cut. You are also having symptoms of a possible concussion. For both of these things, it is important to have a full in-person evaluation, including more of a history and an examination.

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