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Pressure: Direct pressure is the best treatment for bleeding. ...Read more
Headache is: The primary symptom. My have visual disturbance, weakness in the extremities, nausea, vomiting..... ...Read more
I need to know if someone is hit in the head and hours later, the back of the head is still bleeding, can they wake up? I am writing a book.
Wake up: I assume that they were knocked out for hours. They might or might not wake up. If there is bleeding on the inside as well, they could die. If not they may well eventually wake up. ...Read more
My son fell & hit his head on the edge of a wall, he has a cut but not too deep. But its bleeding Is he ok, medical attention needed? What should I do
2 problems: Assess the cut and if the edges are separated or the cut is deep he may need sutures. Did he loose consciousness, was there any vomiting or has there been a change in his behavior? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, he needs to be checked immediately. Watch him closely and have him assessed for any of your concerns. ...Read more
Mental status change: You want to know if internal bleeding in head. You will have headaches or mental status changes. If you bleed in your head it occurs following trauma and that should be evaluated in the ed. If you have a bleed from an aneurysm you may have mental status changes. An imaging study such as a ct scan will show bleeding. ...Read more
Doubtful: Unless the person in question is taking some form of blood thinner it is extremely unlikely. If the "tap" as you call it did not cause a loss of consciousness it is even less likely. If some form of focal neurologic symptom exists, weakness, numbness/tingling in one limb, you should see a doctor to have that checked. ...Read more
Fell and hit head: You should goer, without wasting any time. Head injury can be serious. ...Read more
Evaluation: You define your own requirement. If you have a "bleeding" feeling then you need formal evaluation to determine if that is present. Most likely it isn't (because you wouldn't be in a position to ask the question). But, you put it on the table and now you need to answer it. ...Read more
I just had a really bad itch on my head and I scratched until some skin came off and now im bleeding. Worried?
Not to worry: There's nothing to worry about. Sometimes when we scratch too vigorously, we can scrape off some skin but that heals within a few days and everything is back to normal. No cause for concern. ...Read more
If I were bleeding inside my head, would the headache be as severe in the morning as it becomes during the day?
Bleeding: It is likely you are not bleeding since more serious problems occur with bleeding but there may be other internal problems in you head that can cause persisting throbbing. ...Read more
I have condition I get cysts in head and start bleeding from them, they recently spread to face and randomly start bleeding too. What is it?
So this morning I woke up with a bump on my head, I picked at it and it started bleeding. It has stopped after 5 minutes. Could someone help me?
No need to panic: Minor cuts on the head often bleed heavily because the face and scalp have many blood vessels close to the surface of the skin. Although this amount of bleeding may be alarming, many times the injury is not severe and the bleeding will stop with treatment you can do at home. Apply steady pressure for 15 minutes, this should stop it. ...Read more
Their is a hair growing out of my chin and I can't get it out every time I try to pull or get it out it starts bleeding I've tried everything help?
Excessive hair: Your pituitary gland, ovaries and adrenal glands needs to be checked to see if they are causing abnormal amount of male hormone secretion. An Endocrinologist would be the right person to start with. If nothing comes out then see a Dermatologist for electrolysis or laser treatment. For the further queries click this --> https://www. Healthtap. Com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more
Yesterday I hit the left side of my head, it hurt for 2 minutes. Today it only hurts when I touch it. How can I know there is no internal bleeding?
Definite-imaging: If you want a definitive answer then you would want to have imaging. However, not all traumas will need that. I am wondering why you are concerned about possible bleeding. Did you loose conciousness? Are you having severe symptoms or nausea, or sleepiness? or bleeding? If yes, then you definitely need to be checked out in the hospital. If infected also need hospital. ...Read more
66 m fell hit his head. Now bleeding has stop and there is a pool of blood in the front right lob, he remains unresponsive. Why is he not waking up?
Head trauma: Head trauma can be lethal, and in cases of survival, the course is unpredictable. Most likely, this 66 year-old male will recover as the subdural hematoma resolves. It is very difficult to predict how intense is the damage to the midbrain, and how quickly he will recover and restore his superior functions. It is also very important that his vital signs are maintained stable during his recovery. ...Read more
An object fell on my head a few hours ago and cut about an inch gash in my head. It bled profusely for about 10 minutes. It still is slightly bleeding?
Stitches?: It should be evaluated to see if you need stitches. If you need stitches it must be done within about 12 hours of the injury so don't wait too long ...Read more
When someone falls on the back of his head, how to know if he has internal bleeding or if there 's something dangerous? I mean before arriving to hospi
You will never know: Any head injury how trivial it appears, should be evaluated by trained person, ideally in e r setting to prevent lethal out comes. ...Read more
My friend has been having intense pain in her head, really intense pain and sometimes can't lift her head due to the pain no bleeding no external injury?
Head injury: Any head injury has the potential for serious complications, including bleeding around the brain. Best to see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Hit head 3 days ago but I have no symtoms could I have internal bleeding? I heard u don't need symtoms
See below: After three days, I doubt there's any bleeding. You would probably have known by now. Did you lose consciousness with the injury? Were there any other injuries? If no, and you're 21, I suspect things will be fine. If you start having worsening headaches, visual disturbances, dizziness, then be seen. ...Read more
Pulled a hair from chin last would not stop bleeding. Never happened before 56 yr old healthy man Thx?
A glass fell on my husband's head and injured him. He was bleeding and now his vision is impaired. What is it?
My dad fell and hit his head and he has an open wound like an inch long but it is not bleeding, should we take him to the e.R?
Yes, don't delay: Even though it's not bleeding, it likely needs to be stitched-up or stapled closed, so it doesn't get infected & heals properly with a minimal scar. After that has been done, wash it gently with antibacterial soap & water daily & then cover it with neosporin anti-biotic ointment for 2 weeks. Tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain if needed. He'll be fine, don't worry ;). ...Read more