5 doctors weighed in:

What are the most common symptoms of a concussion?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Altered awareness

The concussed person is an unreliable historian.
Most often they want to get back into the game and will negate their symptoms so they can continue playing.We, in florida, are moving to hold concussed players out for at least a week to measure(as best we can) their injury.

In brief: Altered awareness

The concussed person is an unreliable historian.
Most often they want to get back into the game and will negate their symptoms so they can continue playing.We, in florida, are moving to hold concussed players out for at least a week to measure(as best we can) their injury.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
Thank
Dr. Osman Farooq
Pediatrics - Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

The effects of concussions can vary and be unpredictable.
It depends on the severity of the injury. The symptoms can include headache, dizziness, vision change (blurred vision/ double vision), nausea/vomiting. If your symptoms or headache are severe, or if you have a loss of consciousness, you should get evaluated immediately.

In brief: Depends

The effects of concussions can vary and be unpredictable.
It depends on the severity of the injury. The symptoms can include headache, dizziness, vision change (blurred vision/ double vision), nausea/vomiting. If your symptoms or headache are severe, or if you have a loss of consciousness, you should get evaluated immediately.
Dr. Osman Farooq
Dr. Osman Farooq
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors