i am 18 years old anda second year medicine student.
I suffered a whiplash injury (cervical spine) 3-4 weeks ago because of a car accident.....my orthopedic doctor have seen my X-ray on cervical and thoracic vertebrae and told me nothing is so serious to consult a neurologist because it is just whiplash injury....but nowadays i feel sided headache,rare dizziness,numbness in my left little finger and a little bit not focused(not 100% concentration)
i suffer also flashing lights on my left eye...so i consulted an opthalmologist who stated the fllowing in his report:-
"fundus normal-left old operated retinal detachment and retina in place-glasses no need to be changed"
Should i be worried of brain tumor?
should i visit a neurologist?
thnx for your patience and sorry for inconvenience
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.