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I didn't realize kids removed back cushions from couch and

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I didn't realize kids removed back cushions from couch and when sat down quickly, my head hit the wall on upper left backside of head. My head felt numb in that area, my neck was immediately in pain, now subsided, the bridge of my nose even hurt. My head still hurts, still a little numbing sensation. No dizziness or nausea. Should there be cause for alarm?
JA: How long have you been dealing with the pain? Does the pain affect your breathing?
Customer: About 1.5 hours... breathing ok
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

Is there any swelling or bump?

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Hello again,

I was waiting for your reply.
As there is no other symptom, there is unlikely a major injury.
You need not to worry.
There can be a sudden jerking from hitting.
You can apply ice.
This needs to be applied after wrapping in towel or cloth.
This will prevent cold injury.
Tylenol can be taken for pain.
I would suggest to take an examination by doctor if you develop any other symp***** *****ke nausea, vomiting, weakness of some part, vision problem etc.
I hope this information helps.
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