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Numbness on right side of face and arm

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hardin
Wound care 37 years experience
Ask treating doctor: This would depend on exactly what the doctor was calling scarring ms has fairly characteristic findings on MRI that i wouldn't describe as scarring a... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Need to sort out: Do not know what you mean by "brain scarring", as the lesions could have been due to many neurological causes, one of which might be MS. To sort this... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shannon Kilgore
Specializes in Neurology
Need to see Dr.: You are young, so this is reassuring. However, when your face is involved, it suggests that you are having something happening in your brain, not in ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Tromanhauser
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 36 years experience
See a neurologist: If you haven't done it already, go see a neurologist. If you have done so, get a second opinion.
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Dr. Joel Cooperman
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 47 years experience
Bells palsey: Could be a temporay condition called bells palsey. See a neurologist. May need a brain scan or vascular study.
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Dr. Marion McMillan
42 years experience
Conversion reaction: Strong possibility of underlying psychiatric disease.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Numb: Sorry but your question was cut off. Several things come to mind, from pinched nurve in neck to neurologic issues. Might be worth while to consult a n... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
Neurology 30 years experience
Numbness : In young patients, demyelinating disorders is always a consideration. Other autoimmune disorders, or vitamin deficiencies may need to be excluded. Che... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 49 years experience
face no, arm yes: Assuming that to syndrome has been confirmed on left side, the left arm can become numb but not face where nerve supply is from higher level trigemina... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Numbness: It is probably nothing unless it happens again at your age. Did you have a headache? If so, could have been a migraine. If it continues see your fam... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Pain and numbness: Please go to the urgent care center or ER right now to be evaluated. If necessary, call 911. Severe pain and numbness needs emergent evaluation.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 48 years experience
ER: dangerous symtoms which require STAT ER/CT scan evaluation. This is probably an inner ear issue; however, with left sided facial and arm numbness: get... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Neurologist: With a neurological lesion the numbness stays in a territory like one side of the body. When there is scattered true numbness on both sides of the bod... Read More
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