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Headache after basketball injury - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Please can you help me with my query?
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   I am a 14 year old boy who likes to play basketball. About 6 weeks ago last friday i hit my head with a basketball. Since then i have been getting on/off headaches
User :   sometimes painful, sometimes not as painful
Doctor :  
User :   i have also been getting nausea, but not until a few weeks ago.
User :   And yesterday i started getting a ache where my heart is and in my arm
User :   i have tried taking paracetamol and iprofuen but that doesnt help
User :   i went to the doctors about 2 weeks ago, he checked my eyes and ears and said that was fine.
Doctor :   you have been advised to get physical examination from the doctor in our previous chat.

User :   i am going back tomorrow to see the doctor
User :   He will be able to check me over there
Doctor :   yes
User :   but im wondering, how can i get rid of these headaches, i mean basketballs arent really that hard of objects are they?
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