There seems to be no symptoms that requires urgent attention. It appears sufficient to monitor the situation at home, and take your child to the hospital during regular hours.

Child’s Symptoms

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However, if symptoms change, please visit an emergency clinic. During holidays and New Years break, visit the emergency clinic the next day.

Nursing points for strong hit to the head

  • If there is bleeding, press hard with a dry towel.
  • Try not to shake or hit your child’s body.
  • Cool down the swollen part.
  • Have your child rest and monitor it carefully for several hours.

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