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What causes nose bleeding after a head injury?

hello i was working in my car a week ago and the hood of my car hit the back of my head hard. after a few minutes my nose starts to bleed and stopped. since then i didnt have anymore nose bleed no swelling in my head but the pain in the back of my head doesnt go away. what should i do?
Fri, 28 Sep 2018
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Hello,

It can be due to associated facial bone fracture or nasal septum injury. Consult an ENT specialist at the earliest and get a CT head done.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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