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Fell And Hit My Head On Concrete
I just fell backwards on cement driveway landing on my bottom & slammed back of my head. Applying ice to swelling on head..
My dog push me and I landed on bricks I hit my head on a birdhouse and my back fell on the bricks. I have a bump on head and back is tender. Is it ok?
Head injury: The lump is a hematoma(blood collection) in your scalp and applying cold compresses for the first 48 hours is recommended. If you're having severe headaches, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness,or visual disturbances get examined at the emergency room. You also contused and strained your back for which rest, cold applications and taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) shouldhelp. Avoid aspirin, Advil, Aleve(bleeding ...Read more
My son tripped and hit his head and has a bump on the side of his head raised up and bruised right away?
Head injury: Should be monitored closely. Needs to be examined if not acting like himself, is sleepy, vomits or had loss of consciousness. ...Read more
I just accidentally hit my head on the concrete wall behind my bed and now i'm dizzy, have a headache.?
Could be serious: Sometimes an injury like this can cause intracranial bleeding or injury. You need to get checked by a doctor immediately. Also, make sure someone stays with you and checks hourly to make sure you are alert and easily arousable with no worsening of symptoms. ...Read more
Head trauma: can result in head pain (from the direct blow) or even from injury to the cervical spine. You need to be on the look out for signs and symptoms of TBI and seek medical assistance if you have a personality change, disturbed sleep, lethargy, seizures, confusion, disorientation, difficulty with thinking, concentration, ability to do calculations or change in vision or other senses. Sorry you slipped ...Read more
Fell flat on my back and my head bounced on concrete floor. The next day i woke up and now neck hurts andlower back. What should i do?
I flipped chair in nurse station charting, I hit floor on bottom, chair hit back of my head hard.NP said contusion and lumbar sprain? Head still foggy
Contusion: Sorry for your accident. After even a mild concussion do not do activities that can compromise your health and cause further head injury. Avoid tasks that require concentration or complicated thinking. Follow up appointments are very important. Also follow the advice of your health care provider. Be well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Threw my head back when laughing and hit my head on a corner of a cement wall. My head is very sore. Concussion?
Possibly: If you are completely normal with just some pain at the site of impact, you probably can continue to observe. However, if you had loss or altered awareness, focal neurological deficit, worsening headache, are on blood thinners, etc., you ought to get it checked out. If in doubt, err on the side of getting checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I fell form my truck & banged my head on the ground now i struggle to lift my head up & my neck muscles are protruding?
Doctor can evaluate: A doctor at the E.R. Can evaluate to see if there is a neck injury, which can be quite dangerous (a risk of spinal cord injury). In general, possible spine injury victims should be transported by ambulance on a backboard, wearing a special neck collar. Afterwards, if only a minor sprain or strain, the physiatrist or orthopedic doctor can examine and refer one to physical therapy for help. ...Read more
I was playing with my boyfriend and i fell off the bed and he fell on top of my head and neck and turned my neck to the side. Now my neck hurts. Help?
I jumped on a trampoline, backflip. I landed on my head and neck cracked. Now the spot between my spine and right wing bone hurts. What's wrong?
Neck pain and Fall: A number of things could have happened; most importantly, have yourself evaluated by a qualified physician you trust, which should probably include imaging with x-rays and an possibly an mri. From our distant perspectives online it is hard to determine what the exact reasons are, but if you still hurt and had appropriate trauma, find a local doc... And be careful! ...Read more
I bumped the top of my head on a wall. Should I be worried? I was laying on my back and bumped the top of my head while shifting around on my bed.
Head trauma: Certainly. If you hit hard enough, it cause bleeding inside your head. ...Read more
My cat was on top of my neck & got startled... She jumped up and landed on the arteries in my neck really hard. I got dizzy. Am i ok?
Dizziness: Likely you will do well, based on what you have described there is likely no injury to the arteries of the neck. ...Read more
Head injury: Did you lose consciousness? You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Headache/ pressure of head? Are you unable to recall what happened? Do you feel dizzy or have ringing in the ears? Confusion or slurred speech? Nausea or vomiting? Extreme fatigue? If you believe you have a concussion please seek prompt medical care. ...Read more
Need diagnosis: Any time there is trauma to the head and the headaches persist, it is absolutely essential that an epidural or subdural collection of blood around the brain be ruled out. Although it may not be present, any injury to the head that produces persistent headache needs a diagnosis. Seeing an intensivist (er doc) is necessary. ...Read more
How do you feel now?: If you are having neck pain, headache, confusion, nausea, visual changes, or any other neurological changes such as weakness or numbness, you should go to the ER for further evaluation. If you are not having any of those symptoms, it is safe to watch for now, and get seen if anything new develops. If you feel unsafe around your friend, seek help from domestic violence counselors or police. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a black out as i felt light headed. I fell on the floor and hit my head on the ground. Couldn't remember that I fell. Woke up with neck pain?
Syncope : this condition is called Syncope. There are several reasons as to why one would pass out. Any doctor would need more information by talking to you to properly assess what's might be going on. I would strongly advise that you either talk to one of us or see your family physician in person , about this. This could be something as simple as dehydration or much worse as cardiac disease. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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