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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Facial nerve: facial nerve supplies the forehead muscles and anything that makes the facial nerve get active will cause this, idiopathic hemifacial spasm is the mos... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Ice pick headache: If you don't suffer from migraines or cluster headaches then this could be a type of paroxysmal headache called a "stabbing headache" another term use... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
No: unilateral swelling of a foot or hand is not part of Parkinson's if that is what you are asking.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Status migrainous: this may be status migranous (if classic migraine features are present) and when it persists and escalates for days, it may require IV treatment in ER... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Facial nerve: facial nerve supplies the forehead muscles and anything that makes the facial nerve get active will cause this, idiopathic hemifacial spasm is the mos... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Yes: both medications tend to cause drowsiness and it's best to start at the lowest possible dose and slowly up-titrate every few days
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Ulnar neuropathy: little finger is innervated by the ulnar nerve and you may have an ulnar neuropathy causing this, most commonly it is at the elbow (due to leaning on ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Depends: These two medicines can be taken together but you may end up feeling more groggy/drowsy then you want in AM. 10 mg of amitriptyline is a starting dose... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Status migrainous: this may be status migranous (if classic migraine features are present) and when it persists and escalates for days, it may require IV treatment in ER... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
Neurology 13 years experience
Tarsal tunnel: This is likely a tarsal tunnel syndrome from the compression of the posterior tibial nerve, you can confirm this with a neurologist who will do electr... Read More
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