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Child hit by bottle on head. Should I be worried?

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I have a 9day old baby and was about to feed him a bottle last night while he was arms. i shook the 4oz bottle to mix the powder and it slipped out of my hand and hit baby on head. I cant tell if it skimmed or hit straight on as it was dark. But i did hear a thump. He let out a little cry but stopped.
I cannot see any marks and he seems fine. Should i be worried? I feel awful.
Posted Fri, 1 Nov 2013 in Child Health
Answered by Dr. Synthyia Bhagat 1 hour later
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Thanks for your query.
I understand your concern.
Relax there is nothing to worry.
It must be superficial impact only.
Since there is no reddness over the affected area and he is active .
Watch his activity/feeding pattern for another 24hours.

Hope I have answered your query,in case you have any further question I would be glad to help.

Wishing your baby good health.

God bless..
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