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A 46-year-old female asked:

For 2 days i've had a numb feeling in my left arm , left side of head & left leg ( from knee downwards ) the right side of my mouth is tingly too?

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Dr. Robert Kent
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine 13 years experience
See a Dr. ASAP: You may be having/have a mild stroke and you should be assessed by a physician as soon as possible. If it is not a stroke, ask for complete workup to rule out other issues such as ms or other neurologic issues. It could be a confluence of multiple issues coincidentally happening at the same time, but you need to rule out these more serious issues as soon as possible. Hope all is well.
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Dr. Barbara Lavi
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Glad you wrote to them I'm not a medical doctor, but was concerned when I saw the question. A little while ago.
Jan 30, 2014
Last updated Jan 30, 2014

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