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One pupil doesn't contract

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  • Posted By: kgabrielli79
  • July 31, 2007
  • 01:30 AM

My boyfriend got into a fight 2 days ago and today I noticed that his right pupil doesn't respond to light. I'm not sure if he has a concussion or not. He doesn't have any other symptoms (i.e. dizziness, blurred vision, confusion, etc...). I can't find any answers online and I've even called a nurse hotline. Can anyone help?


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  • He definitely should get checked out ASAP, especially since it might be related to trauma! I don't know much about this, but from the little I read, it could be serious such as a blood clot in the brain
    lsoroosh 51 Replies Flag this Response
  • I don't know why that nurse couldn't look up non-reactive pupil due to trauma like I did. Is it dilated on pin-point closed. Anyway, go to the ER or get in to see a doc TODAY. Yes, it is probably due to trauma.
    rad-skw 1605 Replies Flag this Response
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