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Doctor insights on: Heal Skin From Asphlt Accident

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How can I heal a burn on skin from an motor accident?

How can I heal a burn on skin from an motor accident?

As usual...: ...It depends -- on how severe the burn is, and how extensive. If it's a small superficial burn, just keep it clean and covered. If it's larger and/or deeper, you should see a doctor, because there is a risk of infection, among other things. ...Read more

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Can being in a car accident while on a bicycle cause me to have blatter problems if I hit my head so hard that I couldn't answer any questions by EMS ?

Yes: It sounds like you were knocked unconscious or had some level of a concussion. Also, if you have bladder dysfunction this indicates nerve damage. You definitely should see your family physician or a specialist such as a neurologist or a neurosurgeon. ...Read more

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Back hurting i had car accident four days ago on tuesday. I was on the driver side and they hit my car on the passenger side by the headlights. I felt alright. My head wasn't hurting or nothing. On saturday, i went to workout at zumba for an hour. After

Back hurting i had car accident  four days ago on tuesday. I was on the driver side and they hit my car on the passenger side by the headlights. I felt alright. My head wasn't hurting or nothing. On saturday, i went to workout at zumba for an hour. After

PAIN: This is 'normal' after a car accident. It takes time for the swelling to occur that causes the pain. Please see your md, it may pass with time and some otc meds or it may always be a weak spot so see your md for a diagnosis preferably as you are young a specialist. ...Read more

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With serious head trauma accident, what's the chances of correspondance?

With serious head trauma accident, what's the chances of correspondance?

Define serious: Once the severity of the head injury is defined, a more educated answer may be provided. The brain is very plastic and may recover to a certain extent. With brain injuries, there is always hope, but one has to also be realistic. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your head to still be hurting a week after a car accident?

Is it normal for your head to still be hurting a week after a car accident?

No: See a doctor if pain is persistent. You may need a ct scan or an MRI depending on your evaluation. Sometimes a neck injury can cause a headache as well. ...Read more

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Should I be worried if I still have a painful knot on my head after a car accident a week ago?

NO: PROBABLY A SMALL BLEED HAS OCCURED BETWEEN YOUR SKIN AND BONE. IT WILL GO AWAY IN COUPLE WEEKS. ...Read more

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I have hit my head accidently 5 times in the last 3 days none of which have hurt at all will I be ok?

I have hit my head accidently 5 times in the last 3 days none of which have hurt at all will I be ok?

Yes: Hi if you had no loss of consciousness and no dizziness, vomiting, or any other symptoms after the injury you should be fine but if you develop any of those symptoms you need to be evaluated. how did you hit your head? ...Read more

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How do you clean a popped white head properly once popped? - done by washing face and popped by accident.

How do you clean a popped white head properly once popped? - done by washing face and popped by accident.

soap and water: Clean gently with soap and water.
When dry apply a little benzyl peroxide, it is otc in the acne area of the store. ...Read more

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My ex husband has been in an accident, (serious head injury) he wasn't wearing a helmet. Will he recover?

My ex husband has been in an accident, (serious head injury) he wasn't wearing a helmet. Will he recover?

Head injury: Best to ask your ex's doctors who are in the best position to give you information. ...Read more

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I was in a car accident 2 days ago... I have cloudly vision. My head hit the steering wheel . ?

I was in a car accident 2 days ago... I have cloudly vision. My head hit the steering wheel .


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Go to the ER: Automobile accidents are huge events involving forces far greater than we used to encounter naturally. You need evaluation by a physician and probably a CT scan of your head. Go NOW! ...Read more

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Had an accident . After which the recovered skin became dark and my healed wound has a clot like growth.

Probable keloid: Not sure what you mean by 'clot like growth', but it sounds like you have a thick scar that may be either hypertrophic or a keloid. Either way, it may benefit from treatment with steroid injection or a laser. See a plastic surgeon or dermatologist for advice. ...Read more

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I skinned my cheek in an accident and its healed now. There is a pink patch. I would like to know whether the skin will grow back with normal skintone?

I skinned my cheek in an accident and its healed now. There is a pink patch. I would like to know whether the skin will grow back with normal skintone?

PINK PATCH ON CHEEK: YOU NEVER SAID HOW LONG YOU HAVE HAD THIS PINK PATCH.
IF IT HAS BEEN MORE THAN A MONTH, DO SEE A DERMATOLOGIST.
IT DOES NOT SOUND SERIOUS. ...Read more

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Why is my right side of my head still numb? My car accident was about 5 years ago.

Not enough info: Need to elaborated which side, the extent of injury and CT results at time of injury.
Your question is too open ended ...Read more

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How can I tell if i cracked my head hitting it up against the bed frame by accident?

How can I tell if i cracked my head hitting it up against the bed frame by accident?

Fracture is doubtful: I skull fracture would be very unlikely to have resulted from that type of trauma. If the pain and tenderness persist after 7-10 days, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I had an auto accident a month ago, what symptoms of head injury could start to show now?

I had an auto accident a month ago, what symptoms of head injury could start to show now?

Not much: Unless your head injury was severe enough to cause brain damage at the time, and i'm guessing not as you are able to be online asking this question, you should not develop new brain problems now. If there was focal brain damage at the time, there is always a risk of seizure after several months but this is exceedingly low. ...Read more

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I've been getting blood under the skin of lines on my palms, comes and goes often. Not caused by accidents. It just shows. ?

Easy bruising.: If you just started developing bruising for no reason, then you need to get checked to see why. Stop ibuprofen, aspirin and naprosyn (naproxen) for now, along with any over the counter meds or supplements not okayed by doc. Stop alcohol as well. ...Read more