Concussion and bleeding

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I am worried about having a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> or some type an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> brain <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. Should i go to the doctor? I understand people think I should have went to the doctor immediately but I know people who have had concussions and they are fine.
My doctor,nurses,therapists, &amp; specialists all say I have a concussion from a 13 1/2 ft fall. There was no evidence an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> concussion on MRa &amp; CaT SCaN. Memory loss occurred as well as all the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>symptomsan> but shouldn't the tests have shown it?
and was hit in the head from other team mates going for the ball,he was suppossably knocked out for at least 5 min or more,and when he came too no one was around and he didnt even know what had happen to him,he just remebers gettting up from an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f the ground,when my father went to pick him up from school he told me that my son was looking sorta gazed at him complaining that his head hurts bad and that he couldnt see good,now at the school function there was no adults around at no part an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the prac
G'day. I'm not sure if I'm posting this in the right area-don't know where else to put it. I've had a concussion for about 9 days now with "usual, mild-average" an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>symptomsan>. The last couple days have been like the first couple days, cannot rest my head at night from the pain, taking two 650 mg Tylenols when I think an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> it, also seem more confused &amp; forgetful (before major loss an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> sleep). The last 48 hrs. I've slept for 40 min's.
Not all brain injuries show up on CT scans. If your son has demonstrable an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>symptomsan>, I would seek evaluation and treatment from specialists such as neuropsychologist, speech &amp; language, and occupational therapy. Most states also provide services within the public school system.
My 14 yr old son had concussion in sept 07 w/ headache &amp; visual, memory, thinking ability disturbance for a few hours an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> the injury. a CT scan revealed no an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bleedingan>. He has continued w/ fatigue and headache w/ feeling an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> pressure behind eyes. In Dec a follow-up CT essentially normal, tho mentions ventricles are enlarged but w/in the midline.
Nonspecific white matter lesion. No <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. I don't smoke, normal weight <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd blood pressure, no diabetes, exercise regularly, have eaten a low-fat diet for years. I am 70, female, and have had five concussions in my active life, the last one 20 years ago. Could these be responsible for the findings since no cardiovascular disease seems present and tests for peripheral blood vessel problems in my legs are normal? If it is a result an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> concussions, is this condition likely to progress?
Kitten did not respond or show any pain when we felt the different portions an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> her head <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd body. There was no increase in heart rate <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd breathing. There is no <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> from the nose, but there seemed to be anal discharge due to a foul smell, but no liquid is excreting. Movement is 100% when treats are shown to her, she is able to run around and jump as per normal without any disorientation.
00 pm he yelped in discomfort i pick him up and he was really stiff but alive then i placed him in my chest and felt his hearbeat stop he passed away in my arms! my question is did i hurt him some way do dogs really survive these injuries? should i have left him at the vet? did one an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> those drugs cause a seizure and killed him ? i just feel so guity and i need to know if the vet could have saved him.... sorry just extremley sad!
How long an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> is it normal to still be feeling nauseous <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd have difficulty with memory, balance etc. I got hit in the face with a san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>tball 14 days ago and am still nauseous. Cannot stand on one leg with eyes closed, and have forgotten things like PIN numbers, passwords etc. I went back to GP who sent me to a&amp;E for checking out, but they said just concussion, no evidence an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bleedingan>. I've developed a stiff neck too.
The answer is yes. a head blow can cause both slow internal <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd swelling compressing the pituitary, which controls hormones, which control mood. to treat these problems, and a week has already gone by. If you have not had an MRI (Not a CaT) get one immediately. The outlook is problematic. In some cases the problem goes away and in others it does not. But I would get an MRI, even if you had one a week ago. Headaches are common an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> a concussion, by the way.
He also gave him some anti-inflammatory medication as well as some pain medication then sent us home. I watched our puppy all through the night <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd he just laid there. He wouldn't eat <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd was pretty unresponsive. When he does stand up, he just walks in circles. I took him back into the vet this morning and they tube fed him and watched him all day. They called at 5:30 pm and said he had been having seizures and if I wanted to put him to sleep. I don't know what to do.
Hello almost 2 weeks ago I suffered <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> from falling on ice <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd hitting my head. I immediately had a neurological exam and a cat scan and they said it was normal. I have had increased headaches and nausea so I had another Cat scan on wednesday night. I was told not to exercise until I am feeling better but I am getting antsy. I was told not to work out because getting my blood pressure higher can lead to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bleedingan> in the brain. when can i work out? Can i begin with an easier work out?
although without being able to examine you I can not an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>fer you the specific advice on diagnosis and treatment that you need, but I would try to provide you some relevant information about your health concern. Usually, such an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>symptomsan> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd dizziness may result due to post-<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> syndrome <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd may last for weeks or months an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> the injury that caused from the injury an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> a fall, vehicle accident, or sports injury. In addition, one may experience either migraine type or tension type headache.
all the problems that go with a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span>. anyways I have been to 3 neurologists <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd the last one finally said post <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span>, I finally had my 3 year headache diagnosed as a chronic paroxysmal hemicrania and am on meds for it. Now I have sleep problems, I sleep to much. at least 4 naps a day, uncontrollable need for sleep. I went to a sleep study and have not heard the results yet. My question is, could this really be post concussion syndrome? does it last 3 years?
My Neurologist said that I have Post concussion Syndrome. What's the difference between <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd PCS <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd when will it go away? I can't even drive, or work and to even go to a store, I'm afraid to go without someone with me. I have walked into walls and doors and to go down steps is hard for me.
Thank you for your helpful insight. I read the Vienna Guidelines <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd also thought his <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> was a grade 3 but I'm not a neurosurgeon so I was guessing there was something else the doctors were going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>. I am keeping an eye on him for any changes as you listed. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> I posted my first comment I saw a big change in him. He got out an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> bed &amp; started interacting &amp; is sleeping less. again, thank you for replying so quickly &amp; for your insight.
I was attacked in a parking lot from behind about 5 hours ago, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd sustained a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> from the incident. I have no lasting effects to my knowledge from the incident, other than obvious sensitivity to that area an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> my head in which it occurred. Sometimes the scar appears a bit sore as well. an MRI done in april an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> this year (it was just a routine follow up) showed brain scarring. My neurologist asked me if I ever had any major head injuries, and I explained to him what happened.
an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> my last concussion I had extremely bad vertigo, memory loss, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd headaches. They got so bad I had to get a Cat Scan because they thought my brain might be <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, thank god it was negative. Well I recently got in a car accident and have no clue if I did hit my head or not. I went to the ER and I was cleared in a few hours.
My question is, is can my eye pain (that feels like something is between the outside edge between my eyeball <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd the eye socket deeper inside) really be associated with the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span>? <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd what are the Possible issues at hand? What could be wrong? Thank you again for your information and insight i greatly appreciate it would just like an idea an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> what could be wrong.
My 17 yr old son got a concussion by hitting his head on the floor in a baskerball game on 1-16-09. He was not knocked out but very dazed. an MRI <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd CT found no <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> or damage, but from the very moment it happened both hands, feet and face cheeks have been numb and he lost strenght in his hands. He has been doing physical thearpy about 4 weeks and is slowly gaining his strength back but still has all an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the numbness. He had another MRI on 3-24-09 and the Dr.
I am still experiencing head pain, ears ringing, some occasional jaw pain, trouble sleeping <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd days when I just don't feel well.. ...going on one month now. also forgot to mention my left nostril seems either dry,burn &amp; sometimes at night plugged for a bit. I have not been able to lay on my left side because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> head pain/pressure. I had previously had a Ct scan a couple an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> weeks ago that showed no an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bleedingan> or abnormality.
Your injuries were very severe if they left you with a bruised <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> brain. Brain injuries like the one you suffered may take up to a year (or longer) to recover from. Just because you feel better doesn't mean that your brain has fully recovered.
I got a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>concussion</span> 3 months ago <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd i had dizzy spells all the time for 6 weeks or so. The room would look as if it was spinning whenever I looked up,down or to the sides or when i would lay down or get up. Then it went away and now for the past week whenever I turn my head to the left I get a bad dizzy spell like the room is spinning. I also feel slightly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f ballance when i walk not all the time but sometimes this happens. Could this be because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the concussion.
I lost conciousness, have no memory an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> being hit, and was disoriented <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd in <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd out all the way to the emergency room. I ended up with 41 stitches in my head <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> a ct scan, was sent home about 5 hrs later. It has now been 8 days. I have extreme fatigue, headaches, numb spots that come and go in my face and head, nausea, and my eye hurts (I developed a black eye about two days later).
I decided to give it a go while he went to the bathroom to prove my strength when he came back. While lifting the weights my arm gave out <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd 100 pounds an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> weights hit me right above my left temple. Thankfully he came in time and grabbed the bar an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan>f me. I don't remember the rest an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> the night, but I know I was functioning. Strangely I didn't have any bruising and very little swelling.The next day I was dizzy and thought nothing an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>ofan> it.
Yesterday my kakariki suddenly began to bleed while it was unsupervised for a few minutes. Looks like it's <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>bleeding</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> below or from the beak <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>nd it stopped an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>afteran> one day. One eye is half-closed and the other one completely. She can still climb and eat, but it looks as though she feels disoriented. What's could possibly wrong with here and so suddenly?
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