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Had head injury. Eye swelling, broken vessel in eye, pressure behind ears, hot sweats. Normal?

Well i hit my head very hard friday night and my eye swelled up to size of a softball. Its gone down and can now see my eye, i broke a vessel im my eye also. Well day 6 i feel pressure behind my ears and im having hot sweats and feel a little shaky is this normal? I don t have insurance so don t want to go to the hospital unless i really have to
Asked On : Mon, 5 Nov 2012
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Nov 2013

Thank you for posting your query.

As of now, the head injury seems to a mild one, and you need not worry.

Also, the swelling around your eye is reducing, that is a good sign.

Your current symptoms are minor, and they would settle down soon.

If you develop severe headache, repeated vomiting, double vision, drowsiness, fits, etc, then you should visit the hospital, otherwise there is no need.

Wishing you good health,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad
Answered: Tue, 6 Nov 2012
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