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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
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I hit my temple on the corner of a box, like directly in the

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I hit my temple on the corner of a box, like directly in the soft spot on my temple. It's painful and I have ice on it. But what should I be looking for as far as symptoms of a severe head injury?
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Since i hit it. About 1 hour ago.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not really, I am a healthy 48yr old male.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 2 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

Just to check here--any vision or balance problems right now?