Thank you for posting your query.
may require surgery if it is large and pressing on the adjacent brain. However, the decision can be made after examining the patient. If a neurosurgeon has seen her, he would be able to decide about the need for surgery.
Now that about two weeks have passed after the injury
, the patient would continue to improve and hematoma slowly resolves on its own. A repeat CT scan
may be done to see the improvement.
is a medicine for preventing fits
, and it may be stopped after one month if she never had fits.
I hope it helps.
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Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad,
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