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I have been experiencing tingling sensations that come and go on the left side of my body. particularly my left head and face for about four weeks.

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Dr. Alphonse Ekole
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Neuropathy: Nerve root irritation of the 5th cranial nerve will cause tingling, burning, pain and even numbness of the face . This may be due to infection sometimes viral as occurs in Herpes zoster(Shingles) or the nerve being trapped at its outlet/root If the whole of your left body is involved then it can not be a single nerve problem. You need to consult a Neurologist as soon as possible to examine you.

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Last updated Dec 12, 2020

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