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Is there a normal amount of time that a child should

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Is there a normal amount of time that a child should experience headaches following a concussion?
JA: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?
Customer: She is in the care of a "concussion team" but so far all they are doing is tracking and it's been almost 6 weeks.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, the concussion was the result of an automobile accident.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 9 months ago.

Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 9 months ago.

How old is the child?

How severe was the brain trauma? Can you describe the events that caused the injury?

What symptoms is she having?

Does the child have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.