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causes of throat numbness
A 52-year-old member asked:
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Postnasal drip: Postnasal drip, or mucous draining down from your sinuses, will not cause numbness unless perhaps you used a nasal spray that has some numbing medicin ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
46 years experience in Family Medicine
ENT exam: This could be post nasal drip, GERD or thrat inflammation. I suggest a thorough ENT evaluation to include a scoping ( nasopharyngoscopy ).
A 59-year-old female asked:
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
May be, may be not: A doctor's visit and probably some blood work would rule it out or rule it in, best wishes
A 53-year-old female asked:
42 years experience in Internal Medicine
Neck numbness: A pinched nerve?
A 38-year-old member asked:
35 years experience in Wound care
No: Gerd shouldn't be associated with these symptoms, you need a complete eval starting with your primary care doctor.
A 51-year-old member asked:
29 years experience in Anesthesiology
See below: This can cause a numbness in the finger. This may resolve with rest and nsaids, but should be simple to evaluate by your local md.
A 37-year-old member asked:
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly: A pinched nerve in the neck can cause neck pain as well as numbness and tingling. Goose bumps are not a common complaint but are certainly possible.
A 43-year-old female asked:
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Herniated discs: Unlikely to cause numbness on your face but lower back of your head may need attention.
Please have your Primary doctor refer you to a Head and Neck ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
25 years experience in Neurology
Yes: This could mean that the cervical neck bones are pinching off the spinal cord. There ae other reasons too such as carpal tunnel syndrome, radiculopath ... Read More
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