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What does a feeling of burning sensation on my left face cheek?

What does a feeling of burning sensation on my left face cheek?

Nerve irritation?: Irritated nerve due to multiple causes, e.g. Viral infection, tm joint, dental irritation/infection, tumor, lyme disease, bell's palsy, other causes. See md first, maybe dentist after. ...Read more

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Weird sensation in mouth. Peeling, burning and bleeding gums under one tooth. Numb feeling in my cheek. what could it be?

Weird sensation in mouth. Peeling, burning and bleeding gums under one tooth. Numb feeling in my cheek. what could it be?

Infection: It could be an infection, but that's only a guess since you cannot be examined or diagnosed over the internet. The numbness is of great concern, so you need to see a local dentist ASAP to determine what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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I have burning feeling on left side of face only. Cheek, sinus area, left nostril, left side of tongue and throat, eye and jaw.... it's NOT stabbing.

I have burning feeling on left side of face only.  Cheek, sinus area, left nostril, left side of tongue and throat, eye and jaw.... it's NOT stabbing.

? Shingles: Unilateral burning pain may be a early sign of shingles. It would be prudent to consult your doctor at the earliest to avoid pain, acute and chronic as well as any lesions developing in the eye. ...Read more

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What could cause all day long, every day feelings of Globus H. and the odd sensation of chin -jawbone soreness with cheek burning-strange neuralgia ?

What could cause all day long, every day feelings of Globus H. and the odd sensation of chin -jawbone soreness with cheek burning-strange neuralgia ?

Could it be stress?: When taken together, globus sensation ("feeling of a lump"), air swallowing with resulting belching, & dry mouth/ throat are most consistent with stress/anxiety. So can be your neuralgias. Managing your stress (& reasons for same) may be your key to relief. To be sure however get evaluated to rule out organic or motility disorders here. ...Read more

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Right cheek burning sensation, what could be wrong?

Neuralgia: Most likely there is an irritation of the right trigeminal nerve. This could be due to a viral infection or compression. ...Read more

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Help! I have burning cheek shingles?

Help! I have burning cheek shingles?

HERPES ZOSTER: 1. Varacella zoster-chicken pox 2. 11. Treatment with antivirals and tca initially a. Reduces incidents of post herpetic neuralgia 3. Initial symptoms include nonspecific (malaise, fever, headache) 4. Develops to mild to severe sharp, stabbing, shooting, throbbing 5.Sometimes burning, itching, pins ; needles 6.Skin lesions, rash follow but not in all cases and is unilateral 7.Rarely recur. ...Read more

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I have tingling followed by a burning sensation on my left cheek, which last for a hour. Had it for a week now?

I have tingling followed by a burning sensation on my left cheek, which last for a  hour. Had it for  a week now?

Neuralgia: Tingling and burning symptoms are typically nerve based in nature. This may be an isolated neuralgia that self resolves. If it persists it may be a form of trigeminal (fifth nerve) neuralgia, a pain condition that can be treated with nerve pain medications. A MRI of the brain may be recommended if symptoms are persistent. ...Read more

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My left cheek feels slightly swollen and I also feel a burning sensation but i dont feel any pain. What could be the cause of this?

My left cheek feels slightly swollen and I also feel a burning sensation but i dont feel any pain. What could be the cause of this?

Various Causes: Finding the cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility, in other words, visit to your doctor for diagnosis and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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Have severe burning/tingling of face, began about three months ago with slight burning sensation right cheek. Over time has enveloped entire face?

Have severe burning/tingling of face, began about three months ago with slight burning sensation right cheek. Over time has enveloped entire face?

Facial burning: There are many possible causes of facial burning sensation, and the answer for you requires more detailed evaluation. Some inflammatory conditions and immunologic problems can cause this. Allergy to certain medications is possible, for example. Your doctor should be able to help. ...Read more