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How long should you wait before you let your child sleep after hitting their head There i

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How long should you wait before you let your child sleep after hitting their head? There is a small bump on the back of his head. He didn't lose consciousness.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Yogindra Vasavada replied 5 years ago.

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

Hello, It would not be practical to prevent any sleep at regular sleep time, but one can use an alarm clock set at one or two hourly intervals to wake up and arouse child to ensure that there is no complication, for next 24 hours.

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