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numbness on right side of face and arm

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
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
52 years experience Neurology
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
35 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See a neurologist: If you haven't done it already, go see a neurologist. If you have done so, get a second opinion.
Dr. Joel Cooperman
46 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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. Anthony Filly
26 years experience Radiology
See below: Sounds suspicous for a stroke. Have you seen a neurologist and had an mri.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
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
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: For this issue you need to see a doctor right away
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
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 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Numbness: Right sided numbness can signify a lesion like a growth on the left side of your brain(cerebral cortex). A demyelinating process like multiple scleros ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
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 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Gerbino
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Go to ER now.: You may be having a stroke. Get it checked now.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
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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