A 49-year-old male asked:
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my wisdom tooth was removed by operation 10 yrs ago. the side of the head where the tooth was removed is still feeling like numb. pls help.

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Parasthesis: One of the risks of any surgery is parasthesia (numbness). The time to address this is immediately post-surgical. 10 years out is a bit late. Advise consulting w a Neurologist.
Answered on Apr 27, 2019
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