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Doctor insights on: Forehead Twitching Causes

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What could cause painless involuntary forehead tightening / twitching?

What could cause painless involuntary forehead tightening / twitching?

Facial nerve: facial nerve supplies the forehead muscles and anything that makes the facial nerve get active will cause this, idiopathic hemifacial spasm is the most common cause of this, sometimes it is from an actual compression of the facial nerve or due to its inflammation, consider neurological consultation for this issue as you need an MRI brain to r/o a mass and inflammation ...Read more

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I am feeling dizzy, have intermittent twitching on the left side of my forehead, and sweating. What could be the cause?

Adrenaline: Unless the sweating is only on the left side of your forehead then it sounds like a release of adrenaline by your body in response to a physical or emotional stress situation. Please see your health care provider if it persists or worsens. ...Read more

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Does tmj cause facial twitching around eyes and forehead and bridge of nose and also numbness in that area?

Does tmj cause facial twitching around eyes and forehead and bridge of nose and also numbness in that area?

TMJ: TMJ can cause pain or pressure in the forehead, around the eyes and near the ears. However numbness is or typical with TMJ disorders. Have this evaluated by your primary care, or a neurologist. ...Read more

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The left side of my forehead is twitching, its been for 2 weeks now, i want to know why.

The left side of my forehead is twitching, its been for 2 weeks now, i want to know why.

Could be a nerve : Could be a branch of the frontal nerve caught among other soft tissues. Don't worry, should pass. You can try massaging it out. This is not life threatening.. ...Read more

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Forehead twitching and eyebrows, should I be concerned?

?myokymia: Have your doctor look at this, if you are worried. But the vast number of such complaints are very benign and self-limited. ...Read more

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What to do if i continue twitching my forehead and head?

Habit spasm?: tic or habit spasm may be the issue Often stress plays a part see a neurologist ...Read more

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Why does scar on leftside of my forehead twitch involuntarily?

Why  does scar on   leftside of my forehead twitch involuntarily?

Nerve trouble: If you had an injury that affected your facial nerve, you can develop synkinesis, which is a condition where nerves grow to the incorrect muscle and make them twitch inappropriately. You should see a neurologist or ENT to check your face out and see about options for making this less bothersome for you. ...Read more

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My forehead muscle is twitching on the left side above my eyebrow. For the past 3 days why is it doing this?

My forehead muscle is twitching on the left side above my eyebrow. For the past 3 days why is it doing this?

Irritated nerve: something has irritated the superficial nerve in the area. That can cause the nerve to fire erratically into the muscle causing it to twitch. Stress can be a cause. ...Read more