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My daughter hit the back of her head in the bath tub what are the signs of a concussion? I put ice on her head so far.

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
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In brief: Concussion?

The major sign of concussion is an alteration of mental status or level of alertness.
Additional signs may be confusion, headache, dizziness, disturbance of sleep and a disorder of attention. If she is free of symptoms, yoiu do not have to worry.

In brief: Concussion?

The major sign of concussion is an alteration of mental status or level of alertness.
Additional signs may be confusion, headache, dizziness, disturbance of sleep and a disorder of attention. If she is free of symptoms, yoiu do not have to worry.
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
Family Medicine
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In brief: Age is important

According to to the cdc it is important to monitor your child for excessive sleepiness or complaints of headache.
This information is very helpful. http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/signs_symptoms.html#1.

In brief: Age is important

According to to the cdc it is important to monitor your child for excessive sleepiness or complaints of headache.
This information is very helpful. http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/signs_symptoms.html#1.
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