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Head injury, small lump on head, fell head first. Put medicated cream. Medical treatment?

Hi Doc, I just want to know if there is a need for my son to see a doctor. He is 13 yrs old, yesterdat afternoon while walking at school he accidentally slide off and fall down facing down and hit his head. Only at night when he felt a small lump then informed me about the incident. I just put a mdeicated cream to the lump, but wondering if i need to bring him to see doctor. So far he said he don t feel anything.
Asked On : Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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Hi..Intrapa.. since your son did not feel unconcious, or bleeding from ear, nose.. or vision diminition, there is nothing serious... the swelling will subside by its own by a week... If the child present the above symptoms then you can consult, otherwise not....

Take care..
Answered: Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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