sports neurology at MUSC

sports neurology

Symptoms of a Sports Concussion

Signs and symptoms of concussion that athletes, coaches, trainers and parents need to be aware of:

  • Headache (the most common symptom)
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Irritability
  • Emotional changes
  • Depression
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Poor concentration
  • Loss of balance
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Memory impairment

If you think you or your child or athlete has sustained a sports concussion, please call MUSC Sports Neurology at 843-792-1414 for an appointment to be assessed a team member trained in sports neurology.


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