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I hit my head on a metal shelf yesterday and today it is really sore, should I be concerned?

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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
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In brief: Depends

You probably just have a good contusion.
If you have blurry vision, are nauseous (or vomiting), or if the headache is worsening, seek care at the er. If not, apply ice. And be patient. The goose egg will resolve in 10-14 days.

In brief: Depends

You probably just have a good contusion.
If you have blurry vision, are nauseous (or vomiting), or if the headache is worsening, seek care at the er. If not, apply ice. And be patient. The goose egg will resolve in 10-14 days.
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