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Posted by: Girl | 2011/01/24

head injured

Hi Doc

My husband fail of a bakkie this weekend he bumped his head really hard we did go to see a doc that said everything looks fine. Yesterday and thismoring he say it feel like pins and needles in his head where the scar it there was a little blood under his head skin and there are brusses.
Just want to know is it normal to get pins and needles where he bumped his head.

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Hallo Girl
Yes it could be a side effect of the bump but he should watch out for symptoms like headache, weakness in an arm or a leg, difficulty speaking or seeing, as this could indicate a slow bleed inside the head. If this happens he should see his doctor again.
dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2011/01/24

Hallo Girl
Yes it could be a side effect of the bump but he should watch out for symptoms like headache, weakness in an arm or a leg, difficulty speaking or seeing, as this could indicate a slow bleed inside the head. If this happens he should see his doctor again.
dr Bets

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