A 75-year-old female asked:
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the fingers on my right hand are tingling and the right side of my lips and tongue are a little numb. what is the problem?

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Dr. J. Blake Perkins
20 years experience Dentistry
Unknown: Not sure, but your age places you in the at risk category for stroke or heart disease. I would head to the closest urgent care center and get checked out, especially since your symptoms are isolated to one side of your body.
Answered on Jun 8, 2015
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