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Child got hit on head. Feeling dizzy and hurting neck. Should I consult a doctor?

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My son and another boy ran into each other and my son fell backwards a hit his head on black top. He needed help up not sure if he passed out. He was walked to nurse was alittle unsteady. He has had a head ache today and was dizzy. Hours later now and complaining his neck hurts ? Should we go to ER ?
Posted Thu, 15 Nov 2012 in Head Injuries
Answered by Dr. G.Srinivasan 2 hours later

Welcome to XXXXXXX

He needs to go to the ER when HE IS / HE HAS

1. Disoriented.
3. seizures.
4. blood coming out of ear, nose or throat
5. If you are worried.

If he is having food and doing regular activities , there should be nothing to worry.

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