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Tender reddish bump on the head after a fall. Need immediate medical attention?

I fell off a CT scan bench yesterday and hit my head on the cabinet as I hit the floor. The bump on the back of my head is very tender. My daughter says this it is a red bump with many small red dots in that location. Do I need to go to the doctor? I don't think there is anything they can do? Thank you so much. Lynn Cruickshank
Asked On : Tue, 9 Apr 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
welcome to healthcare magic forum
thank you for your query
it look like just bruise only
there is nothing to worry about it .
just apply antibiotic cream over it .
for pain you can take analgesic medicine also
if you feel giddiness . vomiting ,eye problem ,better to consult doctor without delay
do not press or scratch the lesion as it will worsen it .
i hope i answered your query
Answered: Wed, 10 Apr 2013
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