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My 8 month old fell down 3 stairs she has a little bump

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Hi my 8 month old fell down 3 stairs she has a little bump on her head and has been sick once should i take her to hospital?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
HelloYes.It is probably OKBut being sick from a blow to the head is a concussion by definition.This requires an examination and follow up.Always err on the side of safety in this situation. OK, so that is an initial answer….Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Follow up is critical as you don't want consequences that go unattended.Please see my additional services offer regarding prevention.Or, please click a positive rating: these are the ways we are paid by just answer, along with bonuses.Take your child in now.Good luck.dt