Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
133 Doctors are Online

Injury to the head. Have concussion. Slight blurring in the eye, nausea and dizziness. What is the treatment?

I have a history of concussions (at least 6 documented concussions). I received a blow to the head snowboarding two days ago that ruined my helmet, but did not lead to unconsciousness or any memory problems. I now have slight blurring in my right eye, minor nausea and a bit of dizziness . the blow was top left of my head. Should i be worried and how should i treat this? I am 31 years old, for the record...
Asked On : Fri, 25 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  25
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Ophthalmologist 's  Response
Concussion is a type of head injury caused by sudden acceleration and deacceleration forces. The symptoms which you have quoted are blurring of vision, nausea and dizziness These symptoms along with the type of injury you have told indicate atleast minor form of head injury. These symptoms require further evaluation by investigations like CT scan to rule out head injury and treatment depending on the findings of the investigations. So please do consult your surgeon or nerosurgeon for further evaluation and treatment.
Thank you
Answered: Sun, 21 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor