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I have back pain when I fell from stair case. What should I do?

I have back pain when I fell from stair case. What should I do?

See answer: General advice: See a physician immediately if any of the following: If the pain is severe, if there is pain or numbness radiating to your buttock or leg, if you are having leg weakness or bladder difficulties. If non of the above apply an OTC analgesic should help the pain. If the pain is persistent you need to see a physician for a precise diagnosis. For info on back pain> http://bit. Ly/1lF3Xcs ...Read more

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I fell going down stairs last year. Hit my lower back on edge of stair. There is a bump from when I fell still present on my lower back left side??

I fell going down stairs last year. Hit my lower back on edge of stair. There is a bump from when I fell still present on my lower back left side??

Maybe old hematoma: It could be an old hematoma (blood clot) that has turned in to scar tissue, or is surrounded by scar tissue. Very unlikely to be a hernia, but an exam by your doctor can help sort out the seriousness, and whether or not any testing needs to be done. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Last week I fell and hit my head on stair railing drunk, I feel fine now but should I still get it checked? I quit drinking also.

Last week I fell and hit my head on stair railing drunk, I feel fine now but should I still get it checked? I quit drinking also.

No: If you feel fine, you don't need to get it checked since the incident happened last week. However, if you hit your head again, you could have a bad concussion next time. Each time you hit your head, the injury to the brain accumulates. ...Read more

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3 days ago fell down a couple stairs and hit back of neck on the stair. Since then I've been dizzy and have headaches on and off. Anything wrong?

3 days ago fell down a couple stairs and hit back of neck on the stair. Since then I've been dizzy and have headaches on and off. Anything wrong?

Head/ neck injury: Did you get checked out in ED? You should have been evaluated urgently and probably should have had a CT of your head, possibly neck to look for brain injury, intracranial bleeding, and spinal injury. You may have had a concussion with post- concussive vertigo, but you should get seen and evaluated ASAP by primary care or ED and probably neurology. An ENT evaluation of the vertigo may help too. ...Read more

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4 months S/P bilat pars repair. Slipped and fell on carpeted stairs. Surgery area whacked stair. Should I be worried. Small increase in pain? ER, xray

4 months S/P bilat pars repair. Slipped and fell on carpeted stairs. Surgery area whacked stair. Should I be worried. Small increase in pain? ER, xray

Depends: As you say a small increase in pain. If this does not improve within a reasonable time, then I suggest a visit to your surgeon just to be reassured there is nothing really wrong. A bruise also takes some time to heal. Don't wait too long however. ...Read more

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Fell off stairs and hit the inner area of right buttock. Imprint of stair edge in flesh. Three days later bruised is numb Area size approx 4 inches?

Fell off stairs and hit the inner area of right buttock. Imprint of stair edge in flesh. Three days later bruised is numb Area size approx 4 inches?

Evaluation needed: You may want to seek evaluation by Primary Care to ensure that the bruised area does not compress any nerves. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Sacro illiacal hyperdens bone 150 mm 120 mm possible hemangioom severe pelvic pain- seen on CT after I fell off stair - cancer? 30 female

No cancer: Common to have bone or even muscle pain if one suffers a fall probably landing on the sacroiliac region. Often one has disruption of a tendon from its pelvic attachment such as the hamstrings from ischial tuberosity with hematoma, not hemangioma of bone. Warm baths will help subside the condition. Cancer is never the result of such trauma. ...Read more

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Fell hit knee cap on wooden stair. Not bruised at sight but on left side of knee and hurts down front of leg and throbs at top of foot. Serious?

Fell hit knee cap on wooden stair. Not bruised at sight but on left side of knee and hurts down front of leg and throbs at top of foot. Serious?

Tough to say: It is difficult to tell on the internet. Are you on blood thinners? It is possible you have developed a hematoma or pinched a nerve. Most likely, the pain is referred to your foot and will resolve. If you can't bear weight, can't move your foot or have a loss of sensation see a doctor tonight. ...Read more

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Can a child get patiki eye type marks from falling down a stair case?

Can a child get patiki eye type marks from falling down a stair case?

Possible, but...: Petichia are tiny bruises. They can be caused by trauma but they can also be caused by bleeding disorders. Be sure the child gets examined by a pediatrician. ...Read more

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I fell cool, what's happend?

I fell cool, what's happend?

?: Any number of things could have happened, from possible infection to just getting water poured on you. ...Read more

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My bf fell ova what shalli do?

Help him up: If it is a minor fall, you can help him up. If more severe, take him to be evaluated by a medical professional. If an emergency, call for an ambulance. ...Read more

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Hi dr I fell. Not cood with my health?

Hi dr I fell. Not cood with my health?

Why?: I do not know how old you are. Age is important for health question like this.
advise for a 20 years old, will not be the same as the advise for a 40, 0r 60 years old.
eat healthy, eat more vegetables and fruits, exercise every day, even by simple walking.
if you are above 40 years old make sure your doctor check your cholesterol, and your sugar, your prostate, and your thyroid function.
bilsalamah ...Read more

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My son fell often times, do I need to worry?

My son fell often times, do I need to worry?

More information?: How old is your son? Is this an acute injury? Has his motor (muscle) development stalled or regressed? If there are things he used to be able to do that he can’t do now, then I am concerned. Take him to see a good pediatrician to discuss your concerns! ...Read more

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How can I have long duration sex coz I fell vwry fast?

How can I have long duration sex coz I fell vwry fast?

Premature Ejaculator: This is a very frustrating situation for both the man and his partner.

There are two common approaches. One is to actually start the man on a low dose medication that has a side effect of prolonging ejaculation.

And there are plenty of sex therapists and other experts that can work with your partner on practicing how to prolong the time it takes to ejaculate...To learn some techniques.... ...Read more

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Fell downstairs and hurt back could other organs be affected?

Fell downstairs and hurt back could other organs be affected?

Spine Injury: This pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. As far as other organs affected, its hard to know without further evaluation. ...Read more

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What should I do if man I met and fell for on match site wants to meet me?

What should I do if man I met and fell for on match site wants to meet me?

Difficult: How old are you? 1. Meet in a public place, preferably with a friend present. 2. Keep the first meeting brief, but find out what he does, where he lives, and what he wants. 3. Check web sites for sex offenders, for him specifically and include arrests, warrants, etc. 4. Do not provide him with any personal data, particularly credit card numbers, ssns, etc. Be very cautious. ...Read more

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I fell really hard 4 hours ago and I am hurting so bad I can barely move?

I fell really hard 4 hours ago and I am hurting so bad I can barely move?

Go to hospital: If you cannot move and are in such pain go and get. He led out. You could have fractures and or other injury ...Read more

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I was standing then all of a sudden everything went black and I fell what happened?

I was standing then all of a sudden everything went black and I fell what happened?

SEVERAL POSSIBLE: Causes could range from syncope, fainting, from drop in blood pressure, dehydration, or heart arrhythmia. Other issues may involve, anemia, exhaustion, stress (vasovagal reactions), thyroid problems, medication reactions. Although I doubt a seizure, may be a cause. One episode may herald risk for further spells and risk of injury. Do not drive, and seek medical attention. ...Read more

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I'm 49 years old female and I not take any medication but mi no is 109/69 and I fell dizzie?

I'm 49 years old female and I not take any medication but mi no is 109/69 and I fell dizzie?

Not a BP issue: With out more information it is hard to say exactly why you are dizzy. Your blood pressure is within the normal range. Depending on what kind of body shape you have it may be an issue but if your symptoms are that bothersome you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why is it that the days I avoid taking my prenatal pills I fell less sick than the days I do?

Why is it that the days I avoid taking my prenatal pills I fell less sick than the days I do?

PRENATAL PILLS: I the prenatal pills are making you sick than you should ask your doctor or phpharmacist to change the brand nd most of the time that will take care of it
discuss with your OB doctor, but you need prenatal pills. ...Read more

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If my baby's cord fell off and it looks like it wasn't ready. What can I do to heal it better?

If my baby's cord fell off and it looks like it wasn't ready. What can I do to heal it better?

Often a bit of blood: Cord separation is often marked by a bit of blood or sticky discharge. Treat as you wood any cut or scratch. Clean it regularly, a bit of alcohol a couple times a day to help it dry out and monitor the skin around the site. If the skin becomes swollen or red see your dr. If not, daily cleaning & observation should be all you need. ...Read more

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I have had a 94 and below tempture for the past week, but I don't fell cold or sick. Is that bad?

I have had a 94 and below tempture for the past week, but I don't fell cold or sick. Is that bad?

Can be ok: If you are feeling well, that body temperature would not indicate any illness such as underactive thyroid, anemia, iron deficiency, unexplained weight loss or low blood pressure.Sometimes low body temperature follows a period of a feverish illness or taking aspirin. ...Read more

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My keys fell in a public restroom, and I took it to without gloves, what is my chances of getting a desease?

My keys fell in a public restroom, and I took it to without gloves, what is my chances of getting a desease?

Transmission of: Harmful bacteria, parasites and viruses is primarily accomplished via your hands. If you had washed the keys with soap in that restroom first, then after getting home soak them in some mild soap or cleaning solution before letting them dry, and cleaned your hands before and after, then you should not worry as much. ...Read more

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