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A 26-year-old male asked:

been having numbness in forehead everyday since around may no trauma ct scan showed nothing what can be causing this sensation?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
Trigeminal Nerve: Trigeminal nerve v1 division is responsible for the sensory part of the forehead. Brain and brain stem MRI with and without contrast thin slices to rule out posterior fossa pathology would be helpful. Recommend to see neurologist for evaluation first.

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Last updated Feb 1, 2015

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