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A year ago i fell off a latter in my bathroom attempting to

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a year ago i fell off a latter in my bathroom attempting to fix the exhaust fan as i fell i hit the back of my head hit and went through the tiled wall witch knocked me out for a min or so.i did not have myself checked .i rested and apllied ice.. .after a few days i seemed ok...about 4 months l
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?
Customer: about 4 months i noticed im loosing memmory i am struggling to find words cannot concentrate .
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: im 63 ,suffer with anxiety .i am taking colonzapam .a month ago iam noticing a few tiny bumps in the back of my head which is causing some presher .im thinking maybe some peices of ceramic tile could be under the skin.i also feel some pressure that wasent there before .is it possable a year later i may have a concussion and a fungal infection from the oid tile grout?
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 days ago.

Your symptoms like memory issues can be due to post concussion syndrome. Please see the symptoms of it;

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/basics/symptoms/con-20032705

The tiny bumps can be due to;

1) Inflammation underneath the skin.

2) Scarring.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 days ago.

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