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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manoj Mittal
16 years experience Neurology
3rd CN: Double vision, difficulty moving eye in various directions and droopy eyelid.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: I am not sure there is anything you can do. Discuss the issue with a neurologist.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can easily have injury to the facial or trigeminal nerve with facial lacerations. Other cranial nerves can also be involved, though these are the ... Read More
Dr. Jeremy White
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: If a cranial nerve is injured in the face, it is usually either the trigeminal (#5) or facial (#7). Depending on where the laceration is, sometimes th ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
The cranial nerves : And there are 12, arise in the pons, midbrain and brain stem. The facial laceration is likely to severe/injue branches of vii, the facial nerve, prov ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nader Roheny
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Because: Because the involved nerve is the last post synaptic "axon" that leaves for the "periphery".Any involvement prior to that ("pre synaptic")would have ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
60 years experience Pain Management
Yes: It can cause pain , weakness , numbness , burning pain, spasm, or coldness or other more bizarre symptoms in the innervated areas., see a doctor i ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Here you go: Numbness, tingling, burning, stabbing, shooting, feels like bugs crawling on me, feels like a vise grip around me, feels like my skin is leather - jus ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: It depends on the nerve involved. The symptoms may include numbness or weakness but your question needs to be more specific.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
No: Most times there is no clinical evidence of nerve damage. Pain is typically the presenting symptom and can be variable in presentation as can be numb ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Nerve Compression: The answer is possibly. Without knowing the specifics of your case it is hard to know the place and extent of the injury.
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