Should I Visit the ER?

Convenient care is not a substitute for emergency care. For serious or life-threatening problems, you should go to the emergency room at the hospital nearest you. If you’re experiencing any of the following symptoms, don't wait! Call 911 or get to your nearest hospital ER.
  • Allergic reaction with difficulty breathing, loss of consciousness, or swelling of the tongue, lips or airway
  • Vomiting, blurred vision, severe headache, loss of motor skills or following a fall or head injury
  • Signs of shock: chills, blue lips or fingernails, severe pain, dizziness or rapid breathing
  • Sudden dizziness, weakness or loss of coordination or balance
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Deep cuts or bleeding that won't stop
  • Numbness in the face, arm or leg
  • Coughing up or vomiting blood
  • Sudden, severe headache
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Sudden blurred vision
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Severe burns
  • Chest pain
  • Seizures

 

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