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Persistant focal asymmetry in right breast on both view. Ultrasound found fluid cyst but is smaller in size to focal asymmetry in mammogram. Worry?
Follow directions.: Just follow directions from you DR, but make sure you do go in for followup. ...Read more
Skin, fat, bone, etc: Alterations in shape of skin, fat, muscle, bone, cartilage and other tissues as well as tumors can all be causes of facial asymmetry, diagnostic imaging is often required. Many options for treatment are available depending on the underlying cause. See a plastic surgeon, ENT or dermatologist for an initial evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can bad teeth cause face asymmetry. All my left sided teeth are pushed in towards the tounge. Can this cause the cheekbone to look sunken ?
Will constantly sleeping on one side of face cause facial asymmetry & would it make that side flatter or portrude more ?
Unlikely: Asymmetry is usually genetic and preexisting except for traumatic injuries. ...Read more
Im 21 year old guy n have a lil bit asymmetry jaw which makes my face look larger in the right side compares to the left.Can braces fix the unbalance?
Only part of the ans: You are describing a common issue that varies by degree in all of us.If it is very noticeable, it is sometimes called hemi-facial microsomia. This occurs when both sides of the facial structure don't develop equally. Improvements can be made by building out the under developed side.This may require the areas of oral surgery, facial reconstructive surgery and orthodontics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My friend have asymmetric face. He is worried coz as he getting older his face getting more asymmetric. Please suggest somthing.
CT scan: Facial asymmetry may be caused by trauma, congenital predisposition or tumors/cysts/neoplasia. See an otolaryngologist or plastic surgeon. CT facial bones generally recommended. ...Read more
About what ?: The crowding of twins in the womb often result in some initial distortions in their newborn appearance that disappear with time after they are out of the confined space of the womb.Unless you are skilled in recognizing this, and understand it, your input is more likely to be seen as cruel and judgmental. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer