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14 year old jammed head during basketball practice about

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14 year old jammed head during basketball practice about four hours ago. She complained about headache, feeling sick to stomach and sore neck when I picked her up. After that she skateboarded and played but at bedtime an hour ago, she again complained about headache, feeling stomach problems and sore neck.
JA: Is the headache episodic or daily? And what about nausea?
Customer: No -- just today she is complaining of headache. She has not thrown up -- just feels like she might
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No -- but concussion is something I worry about - her brother threw a basketball at her head last year
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 month ago.

Is the headache increasing in severity?

Does she have any other symptom?

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 month ago.

Hello again,
I was waiting for your reply.
I am sorry for her symptoms.
She needs an examination by doctor.
You are right.
Those can be from concussion.
Doctor can decide after examination whether CT would be needed.
I would suggest to take her to hospital.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
Wish her good health..
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