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I hit the side of my head hard 1 week ago on point of hard chair. No symptoms except very tender/sore. Have been icing area. Still tender. Any advice?

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In brief: Scalp hematoma

Area is bruised, and will take time to fully resolve.
If you feel sick, have your doctor evaluate.

In brief: Scalp hematoma

Area is bruised, and will take time to fully resolve.
If you feel sick, have your doctor evaluate.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: You have

treated the injury correctly.
...further treatment in the absence of other symptoms at ONE WEEK after injury is not necessary! Hope this helps! Dr Z

In brief: You have

treated the injury correctly.
...further treatment in the absence of other symptoms at ONE WEEK after injury is not necessary! Hope this helps! Dr Z
Dr. Richard Zimon
Dr. Richard Zimon
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