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I hit my head a week ago and it still hurts. I'm having migraines now is this normal? Do I have a concussion?

I hit my head a week ago and it still hurts. I'm having migraines now is this normal? Do I have a concussion?

You may have had a: concussion and this may be the result. Please make sure to see a doc and stay w/him/her until your symptoms have resolved. Such symptoms go away slowly but there are lots of reasons to hope. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Im 32 male i a plumber so i hit my head all the i hit my head hard on the left top middle a week ago i had a bump its gone now but my head still hurts?

Im 32 male i a plumber so i hit my head all the i hit my head hard on the left top middle a week ago i had a bump its gone now but my head still hurts?

Head trauma: Even after trivial head trauma it is not unusual to experience headaches or scalp tenderness for a week or two. However if headaches persist or increase in intensity and frequency, or if there is accompaning nausea,dizziness,drowsiness,visual disturbances get evaluated for brain injury or bleeding. ...Read more

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I hit my head a week ago on a steel frame and it still hurts and I get dizzy easily. Whats wrong?

I hit my head a week ago on a steel frame and it still hurts and I get dizzy easily. Whats wrong?

Need to tell your MD: Sometimes dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, troublee with balance, mean increasing pressure on brain die to bleeding beneath the cover of the brain (dura). ...Read more

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Hit my head a week ago. When it happened i got dizzy and felt like i couldn't breath. It still hurts to touch what do I do?

Hit my head a week ago. When it happened i got dizzy and felt like i couldn't breath. It still hurts to touch what do I do?

Mild Concussion: Likely have a small bruise (hematoma) under the skin) takes slightly over a month to resolve. ...Read more

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Rolled off bed hit my head on side table corner about a week ago. No bruise, no bump, scalp swelling still hurts. Headaches, jaw pain, ear ache?

Rolled off bed hit my head on side table corner about a week ago. No bruise, no bump, scalp swelling still hurts. Headaches, jaw pain, ear ache?

See your Doctor: If you are still having pain after a week, it will be a good idea to evaluate with your physician. In my opinion, any pain lasting more than a week should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Hit my head 4 years ago and it still hurts. Can someone explain what happened?

Hit my head 4 years ago and it still hurts. Can someone explain what happened?

Unusual: It is very unusual to have pain in the head 4yrs after injury.Need to see your doc get checked out including imaging studies. ...Read more

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I hit my head on a cabinet yesterday and my head still hurts. Is this something I should be concerned about?

I hit my head on a cabinet yesterday and my head still hurts. Is this something I should be concerned about?

Not unusual: If the pain in your head goes away with Tylenol (acetaminophen) 1000 mg then you are probably fine. If you develop nausea and vomiting, imbalance, or have a headache that will not resolve with Tylenol (acetaminophen) then you should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Hit my head on the car door about a day and a half ago. It hurt for a few minutes not other sypt. Today still slight headache on side of head, OK?

Hit my head on the car door about a day and a half ago.   It hurt for a few minutes not other sypt.   Today still slight headache on side of head, OK?

Concussion?: It could be concussion. See your doctor . Headache sometimes could be the only sign of concussion . It needs to be ruled out. If you develop additional symptoms such as dizziness, amnesia, loss of balance , nausea or vomiting , vision trouble , weakness on one side etc. go to an urgent care center or ER to get ct scan of the head and exam to rule out bleeding or swelling of the brain. ...Read more

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Hit my head around 1230pm. My head still hurts along with my neck. My ears have that feeling like they need to pop which has been coming and going.

Concussion: Likely a concussion and if there is a significant lump larger than a quarter, more than a mild headache, loss of consciousness, numbness or difficulty with movement or are still having symptoms at 24 hours, head to the ER for a CT scan of the brain. ...Read more