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I just fell backwards over my dog who was laying down I fell…

I just fell backwards...

I just fell backwards over my dog who was laying down I fell straight back on my lower backside and then hit my head straight back on the floor hardwood floor

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?

Just happened 10 mins ago

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Do you have pain now in back or head ? Any headache?

Is there any nausea?

Any external bleeding?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
a little pain in my back no nausea i can tell i hit my head but no pain no bleeding i am worried if i hurt my head internally

Dear customer

Thank you for being online.

I am so sorry to hear about injury.

Please watch for the following symptoms: If any the following symptoms appear, then you need to go to ER: Vomiting more than once , Confusion , Drowsiness , Weakness or inability to walk , Severe headache,loss of consciousness, Nausea that doesn't go away.

As you fall on back & hit your head straight back on the floor hardwood floor- Ice the area on and off. Put ice in a plastic bag, wrap the bag in a towel.Do not apply ice directly to the skin. Wrap the icepack in a towel.The cold reduces the blood flow to the area and therefore limits bleeding into the skin and reduces the size of any bruise.

As of now-there does not seem to be any symptom of internal brain injury.

So you need to watch for the above described symptoms.

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