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Chin Feels Numb
I have a tooth infection on the lower right front side of my mouth. The pain started to go away. Now, the right side of my chin feels numb and tingly and there is a knot in my mouth near the area , updated_at = now() where the numb feeling is. What should
The : The side of the chin is felt by a nerve called the mental nerve, which is a branch of the inferior alveolar nerve (which is a branch of the mandibular nerve, which is a branch of the trigeminal nerve, which... ). One or more of these nerves may be affected by dental disease. [i am going to move this from "neurology" to "dentistry".]. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Headache that is because i think my eye number is change . Cheeks chin feel like numb or tickling . Feeling dizzy some time also and diarhea ...
I had 4 impacted wisdom teeth removed 2 weeks ago. My chin and bottom lip are numb. Chin feels pressure anditches but i can't feel ice cubes. Any options?
What causes chin tingling and numbness? Sometimes feels like something crawling in chin. Had it for a week now.
Chin Numbness: Numbness in the chin, especially if on one side may be caused by irritation of the 3rd dividion of the 5th cranial nerve. This may be casued by inflammation, infection, or pressure as the nerve passes through the lower jaw. The nerve may also be irritated as it leaves the brain stem. Generally it is advisable to have any new onset facial numbness evaluated and even studied with mri. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mental nerve chin: Did you have any dental procedure or surgery? See a neurologist. ...Read more
Numbness when i scratch on the side of my chin or rub. What could it be? Been reassured many times not stroke but no answer as to what it really is.
Numbness benign: Sometimes patients can get numbness from a trauma to the area where the nerve is located, in this case the side of the chin. Even a relatively minor injury can persist for some time afterward. If the numbness seems to progress, consultation with your primary care physician may be indicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Local nerve?: It's hard to say. The chin is a small area and your symptoms are not persistent. Tingling often indicates tickling of a nerve, as when our foot or hand "falls asleep". Perhaps there is a little irritation in the branch nerve supplying sensation to your chin. It is not often that this symptom indicates something serious. ...Read more
I had genioplasty about 4 weeks ago, how long till numbness and all swelling subsides and i have full mobility of chin? still looks hard
I'm HIV pos my chin n right side of my face feels numb lil needles poking me should I b worried does it relate to hiv?
See your ID doc: It could be several things. It could be an early or mild form of nerve irritation called trigeminal neuralgia. It is also possible that it is early herpes before an outbreak (or shingles..Aka old chicken pox coming back). This all depends on your cd4 and %. You should let your infectious disease physician know about this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer