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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
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I am 73, and 2 years I fell in my house and bumped my head,

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I am 73, and 2 years I fell in my house and bumped my head, had a good sized lump on left side of the top of my head with facial brusing on same side. I have not done anything about it because I did not know what to do, but my memory has started fading...a lot
JA: How long have you been dealing with the burning? Are you experiencing any other discomfort?
Customer: No burning
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No....this has happened since my fall....2 years ago.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

what meds do you take?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Lexapro, clonazepam, zolpidem
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I bumped the top left side of head....had a big bump. And injured face in the fall....both have recovered, but I am concerned about my memory because I has always been fine before this happened.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

did you ever had a brain MRI or CAT scan?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

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