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Toddler Fall?

my 19 month old tripped and hit her head hard on the table she cried for a min then was fine but she has a knot and a bruise on her forehead my mom said not to let her go to sleep but if so then for how long and what are signs to look for if she does have a concusion?

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:39 PM on Mar. 12, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • If she has a concusion the knot will be indented instead of a bump and look at her eyes if they are dialated at all keep her awake til dialation is gone. If the eyes are dialated and don't go back to normal with in an hour I would take her into the dr or if she begins to act weird in anyway.

    Answer by leann74016 at 1:43 PM on Mar. 12, 2010

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