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What to do if there's constant tight pain in my temples and numbness?

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Dr. Taylor Pollei
Facial Plastic Surgery 12 years experience
Possibly severe: The most likely issue might be dental or TMJ, but clenching/grinding teeth (bruxism) can be stress related as well. Additional symptoms such as vision changes (Temporal arteritis) progressive head aches, nerve deficits, or neurologic changes should prompt additional testing.

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Last updated Mar 6, 2018

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