A 28-year-old female asked:
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Head injury getting hit with keys to my head not heavy keys but at close range lasceration & 1staple what can cause brain swelling or internal bleed?

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Dr. George Jacobs
62 years experience in Neurosurgery
See your doctor: What you describe is a scalp not a brain injury. Only your doctor can answer this question. If he or she is considering a more serious injury imaging studies may be indicated.
Answered on Jul 9, 2013
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