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Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Old Head Fractures
can a 2 year old boy in the 75%growth hurt a 8 month baby with a toy?
A 2-year-old can hurt an 8-month-old. The type of injury that would result would most likely be a bruise or swelling. It would be less common to see more serious injuries such as fractures or serious head injuries.
Robert Shapiro, MD
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati