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Quick advice please re bump on head

(6 Posts)
giddykipper Tue 23-Jun-09 17:50:49

DS fell at nursery about 5pm and has a massive raised bump on his forehead.

With concussion in mind, should I be keeping him up for a while? Or do you think 7pm bedtime as usual should be OK.

FabBakerGirlIsBack Tue 23-Jun-09 17:51:48

Colour round eyes?

Any blood?

Bed as normal and check on him every 20 minutes or so.

How is he feeling now?

giddykipper Tue 23-Jun-09 18:07:31

No blood, just a bad graze. Eyes seem normal. Seem fine, says he feels OK. He is a little flushed but that is probably the heat.

FabBakerGirlIsBack Tue 23-Jun-09 18:12:33

He sounds okay but keep an eye on him.

giddykipper Tue 23-Jun-09 18:14:11

Thank you smile

Incapable of making a sensible decision by myself this evening.

FabBakerGirlIsBack Tue 23-Jun-09 18:18:19

Been there....

I am rubbish when it comes to my own but calm with other peoples.

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