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Doctor insights on: Tingling On The Left Side Of The Face

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Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
8 years in practice
Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
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Left side of face tingling shingles?

Not sure...: I am sorry to say this is just not enough information to determine if it is or not shingles. Just tingling could be a number of things, including early shingles, but it does not mean it is shingles. It could be so many different things that we would need more for the diagnosis. I am sorry i cannot be of more help on this specific question. If you have a history of shingles, would suggest it more. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


Dr. Bernard Seif Dr. Seif
Clinical Psychology
36 years in practice
University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
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Blurred left eye, tingling in the left side of face, tingling in left hand in stressful periods with normal MR and physical exam. Only stress?? F, 32

Blurred left eye, tingling in the left side of face, tingling in left hand in stressful periods with normal MR and physical exam. Only stress?? F, 32

Please continue to: investigate. I suggest you see an opthamologist to examine your eyes to be sure there is no disease process. Peace and good health. ...Read more

Dr. Prem Gupta Dr. Gupta
Neurology
44 years in practice
Maharshi Dayanand University P.T. Blagwat Dayal Sharma Medical College
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Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Trigeminal nerve: Sensations to the face are perceived via trigeminal nerve. Your complaint suggests left sided t. Nerve irritation. If persistent you may need imaging e.G MRI scan. ...Read more

Dr. Gary Sandler Dr. Sandler
Dentistry
50 years in practice
New York University College of Dentistry
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Left side of face is tingling, earache and toothache. What is it?

Left side of face is tingling, earache and toothache. What is it?

A good question that: Requires you personally seeing a dentist and physician for an e-valuation. ...Read more

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Dr. Louis Gallia Dr. Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
41 years in practice
University of Washington School of Medicine
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Numbness and tingling on left side of face?

Numbness and tingling on left side of face?

Numbness tingling: Impossible to say without more information. However if it has persisted greater than 2 weeks, it should be evaluated. Could be anything from a temporary viral inflammation to ms, to a brain tumor. ...Read more

Dr. William Culviner Dr. Culviner
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
26 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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Tinnitus in left ear, ear feels tingly and left side of face is tingling?

Tinnitus in left ear, ear feels tingly and left side of face is tingling?

Neurologic sxs: Tinnitus is produced by the eighth cranial nerve and numbness of the face and ear is primarily the fifth cranial nerve. Those two nerves are not very closely related in the brainstem. Without further information, you would need to see your primary care doctor or a neurologist to get a more detailed history and physical exam. ...Read more

Dr. Bernard Seif Dr. Seif
Clinical Psychology
36 years in practice
University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
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Experienced left side of face slightly drooping, feeling out of it, dazed. tingling on left side of body. im 22 yrs old.

Experienced left side of face slightly drooping, feeling out of it, dazed. tingling on left side of body. im 22 yrs old.

Face drooping: Please go to your emergency room ASAP. You MAY have had a stroke or perhaps Bell's Palsy. In any case, you need to be checked out by a doctor right away. Peace and good health. ...Read more

Dr. Seth Black Dr. Black
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
40 years in practice
New York University School of Medicine
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Tingling tongue pain left side of face had scans taking pain relief still no good?

Tingling tongue pain left side of face had scans taking pain relief still no good?

Evaluation necessary: A tingling tongue and pain requires professional evaluation. Although the cause can be as simple as traumatic irritation from clenching and bruxing, systemic factors such as malnutrition, nerve injury, central nervous system lesions such as herpetic lesions and growths along the course of the trigeminal nerve can all feel the same. ...Read more

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko Dr. Eleczko
Dentistry
32 years in practice
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
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Dr. Alon Seifan Dr. Seifan
Neurology
9 years in practice
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
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Many symptoms lately. One is tingling. Starts on left side of face & moves down to my hand. Like chills but not creepy. Dr says not neuro. Any thought?

Migraine or seizure: When tingling travels, it can be migraine aura or a simple partial seizure. If it travels over seconds, it can be seizure. This is called jacksonian march. If it travels over minutes, more likely migraine aura. In either case, you should see a neurologist. ...Read more

Dr. J. Richard Shih Dr. Shih
Dentistry - Cosmetic
24 years in practice
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Head ache with tingling left side of face numbness also what could be wrong

Head ache with tingling left side of face numbness also what could be wrong

Tingling face: Any nerve in face including facial nerve need to be checked. Some TMJ pain might also have muscle pain and nerve tingling involved as well. ...Read more

Dr. Dave Burns Dr. Burns
Dentistry
42 years in practice
Indiana University School of Dentistry
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I have been having tingling on left side of face and right ear been hurting no headaches what could this be its about 3 weeks now?

I have been having tingling on left side of face and right ear been hurting no headaches what could this be its about 3 weeks now?

See md: After all medical factors have been ruled out and you are still suffering go to your dentist for an evaluation. It could be related to your jaw shifting to your right side which would cause war pain on right and temple pain on left. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

See that you have a: # of medical conditions. I would not assume that the tingling sensation you are experiencing is due to anxiety. The reason you may feel symptom less when you are busy is that it distracts you from focusing on the sensation. Take care. ...Read more

Dr. Frank Kuitems Dr. Kuitems
Internal Medicine
35 years in practice
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Husband having on/off numbness/tingling left side of face/arm for a few years.All tests negative.meds:ppi's(Barrett's), allergy meds-10+yrs.thoughts?

Well : This could be a TIA or mini stroke or neurologic condition. This needs to be evaluated in person by neurologist her primary care physician. If the symptoms are sudden changing new onset sick immediate medical attention ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Sparacino Dr. Sparacino
Family Medicine
33 years in practice
A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
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Tingling in left side of face and shoulder on some occasions when i set in some chairs similar to my cheeks left ear lobe going to sleep?

Tingling in left side of face and shoulder on some occasions when i set in some chairs similar to my cheeks left ear lobe going to sleep?

See your doctor: This is never normal. See your doctor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, and possibly order tests to find out what's wrong. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
Psychiatry
28 years in practice
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences/UAMS College of Medicine
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Dr. Marybeth Crane Dr. Crane
Podiatry
23 years in practice
Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine
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30yr with pins & needles for 3weeks now it started in left arm/hand then right side including feet. Now left side of face is tingling all the time.?

30yr with pins & needles for 3weeks now it started in left arm/hand then right side including feet. Now left side of face is tingling all the time.?

Neurologist: Sounds like a quick trip to your local neurologist. Pins and needles can be anything from a pinched nerve to a transient ischemic attack ( mini pre stroke) don't mess around and have your symptoms evaluated. ...Read more

Dr. Ayisha Gani Dr. Gani
Internal Medicine
years in practice
Madurai University, Tirunelveli Medical College
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Ekg/Stressecho norm, bp130/80, agat score 0.5, EKG norm. Tingling in left side of face, arm and leg. should i go to ER? Is it still cardio or anxiety?

Ekg/Stressecho norm, bp130/80, agat score 0.5, EKG norm. Tingling in left side of face, arm and leg. should i go to ER? Is it still cardio or anxiety?

Non cardiac pain: Not all tingling in the left arm is cardiac in origin. More than that, you have symptoms on the whole left side of the body, so it does not sound like cardiac. Also, you had a normal stress test. I am not sure about the AGAT score--is it the general ability test score? It may be anxiety related, but also would like to rule out neurological reasons. What is the reason for the Plavix (clopidogrel)? ...Read more