A 49-year-old female asked:
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i've had numbness in my face now for 5 months . my right side off face and head , neck and arm . are all numb and i can't hardly use my right arm due to weakness . what would cause this ? i've been to er and family dr they won't do anything .

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Dr. Jerome Zacks
50 years experience Cardiology
Needs evaluation.: Your symptoms seem to represent a neurologic problem they merit a visit to a neurologist.
Answered on Jan 21, 2013
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Dr. Gregg Friedman
39 years experience Psychiatry
Gregg L. Friedman MD Psychiatrist agrees
Jan 21, 2013

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