A 30-year-old female asked:
numbness in left side of face and feels as if it is being pulled down but when i look in mirror it is normal. why? 30yr/female.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge answered
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve palsy?: Numbness on one side of the face can be a sign of injury or dysfunction of the fifth cranial nerve. Best to see your doctor (or a neurologist) to get this checked out. Sometimes a sinus infection or dental work can cause this.
Answered on Jul 28, 2014
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