Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Ri | 2010-07-27

Q.

bump on the head

Hi there my 7 month old baby fell from another baby arm and buped hard the back of his head i applied ice and kept him awake for atleast 2 hours now it has been almost a day and half but i am still concerne he is eating and drinking but he does not have a bump so i am worried that ould be bad can you help please do i need to take him to pediatrician?

thank you

Regards

Expert's Reply

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Paediatrician

Your baby has already gone for 2 days since he fell. He is eating and drinking normally which is a good sign. He seems to be alright in spite of his fall. If he still has a bump he may have a fracture of his skull so for this reason he should be seen by a doctor.

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Posted by: Ri | 2010-07-28

OK thank you so i shoudn`t worry the the bump on the head is gone.

thank you
Regards

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