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numbness in the face and lips

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Hyperventilation: Breathing too much over a period of time can do this. Sometimes this is subtle. Try this test: breath as fast and deeply as you can for a full two m ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
SeveralPossibilities: Most cases of a twitching lip may be due to stress, fatigue, emotion, excessive caffeine intake or some deficiency in the diet such as potassium. Lip ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Butera
44 years experience Pediatrics
Panic attacks: Often cause rapid breathing which changes the acid balance in your blood which causes nerves to act up - numbness, etc. However, panic attacks are not ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Mindlin
50 years experience Ophthalmology
Brain problem: If this is not stressed induced than you need to seek medical evaluation for potential brain problems. This grouping of signs/symptoms refers to spec ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
You may have: trigeminal neuralgia developing. See a neurologist for evaluation.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
3 causes likely: Dental abscess, inflammation of parotid gland (mumps) & sinusitis can cause these symptoms without numbness but usually pain is present. Hives and sw ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Trigeminal nerve: You have a problem with the 5th cranial nerve, which is called the trigeminal nerve. You're describing symptoms consistent with that -the middle branc ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Not so sudden: If it is one event, then it's not so sudden but now subacute. Or if you are talking about recurrent episodes over several days, then most likely trans ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudia Anglade
9 years experience Family Medicine
Not normal: Please see your doctor for a full check up. Quite possibly this could be a sign of a neurological problem.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Many: Low calcium levels, migraine, tia, anxienty, etc. A ct scan of your head, MRI f your head with contrast may be halpful. Full set of lab and maybe an e ... Read More
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