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Extreme thirst after a bad fall. Serious?

My husband fell off a child s swing a couple of hours ago and hit the back of his head. He saw stars but stayed conscious. It made him woozy for a while. He seems ok now but has extreme thirst, he s drunk about 4 pints of water, but I stopped him having more. Is this serious? It s almost midnight and he s insisted on going to bed.
Asked On : Wed, 20 Jun 2012
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hi child's swing has less height so chances of severe damage was very less.his increases thirst was may be due to anxiety or should watch for any bleeding from ears or nose & unexplained sleep.if he sleeps awake him periodically after 1 to 1&1/2 hour to confirm his conscious status.wish him a speedy recovery.
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