Dizziness And Palpitations After Impact?
Afternoon, I want to ask, my mother hit the glass in public transportation (public transportation). After the collision, the next day he likes to feel dizzy and heart palpitations. Now 3 weeks have passed from the incident, but my mother still likes dizziness and heart palpitations suddenly. But can you do normal activities? Is it dangerous to continue? Do you need a CT / MRI scan? Thank you
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Head injury is a condition where there is a collision in the head that can potentially cause interference with the brain. Head injuries themselves are divided into three namely mild, moderate and severe head injuries.
In general minor head injuries, you will feel pain in the part of the head that was injured for a few moments to several days, injuries generally do not cause damage or disturbance to the brain. In more severe injuries the pain can be accompanied by accompanying symptoms such as nausea, vomiting spurts, weakness of limbs, even to the point of decreased consciousness.
Based on the information you have submitted, there are several possibilities that can cause similar complaints. To get the right treatment it is necessary to know the cause of the complaint it is necessary to do a history and direct physical examination. Some possibilities include:
Temporary things you can do include:
Sleep and rest enough
Maintain a healthy and nutritious intake
Consume a lot of water
Avoid using gadgets for a long time
And of course it is necessary to avoid a collision
If your complaint does not improve or you are worried you should check with your nearest doctor for further examination and treatment related to your condition
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