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Doctor insights on: What Would Happen If Someone Hit The Back Of The Head

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What would happen if someone hit the back of the head?

What would happen if someone hit the back of the head?

It depends: the degree of injury would depend on how much force there was in the blow and the persons health. It could range from annoying pain to death. ...Read more

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What would happen if someone hit the back of the head.?

What would happen if someone hit the back of the head.?

Don't know: It all depends upon the person, their medical/surgical history, medications & supplements they're taking, and the force of the blow, among other issues. I can imagine nothing happening to laceration (cut) to skull fracture to internal bleeding (epidural vs subdural hematoma) to death. Sorry but too many variables for specific prediction. ...Read more

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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.

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

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I hit the back of my head pretty hard around 18 days ago. Didnt lose consciousness. I feel fine, but im still worried. will i be fine?

I hit the back of my head pretty hard around 18 days ago. Didnt lose consciousness. I feel fine, but im still worried. will i be fine?

Head trauma : The most significant prognostic factor for a person after head trauma is loss of consciousness. Other factors in no particular order are: seizure, severe vomiting, headache", closed mental status, drunk-like walk (ataxia), looking "schvach!" ...Read more

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Can a hit to the back of the head cause exophoria?

Can a hit to the back of the head cause exophoria?

Unlikely: To have a neuromuscular effect on the eyes, it would have to so bad a blow there would be other problems. Fyi, there are some people who relate esophoria and exophoria to personality type. I'm skeptical, but it's an interesting notion. Is your exophoria affecting your ability to perceive? ...Read more

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Does getting hit in the back of the head affect vision?

Does getting hit in the back of the head affect vision?

Unlikely: Head banging is common in children and many receive hits to the head and do not have visual problems. If the hit is really hard, perhaps enough to cause fracture, loss of consciousness or bleeding, then the occipital lobe might be affected which could affect the vision. This is accidental and should not be tried at home.L. ...Read more