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Smashed my head hard against a wall, memory problems

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Two days ago, I smashed my head very hard against a wall. I am a 14 year old, and I go to school at a place a half an hour away from my house. For about 20 minutes after the incident I had memory problems. The next day I experienced dizziness and nausea. Today, I\'ve been drained of energy, plus I\'ve had a headache. I\'m wondering a few things. How much should I stay home from school? Should I see a doctor? And lastly, what can I do to recover? If you can please help me, that would be really great!


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replied December 15th, 2013
Headache and Migraines Answer A45412
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If the symptoms have been worsening and affecting your daily life/activities, you should not ignore your symptoms. Since you have had head injury, you should consider visiting your doctor/healthcare provider for thorough examination and evaluation to rule out any internal injury and raised intracranial pressure as cause for your symptoms. Further treatment can be started based on your examination findings and evaluation results.
Take care.


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