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Can sinus cause left sided face numbness, tingling and tickling?

Can sinus cause left sided face numbness, tingling and tickling?

Face: It would be very rare that sinus problems could cause face numbness/tingling. In rare cases, an organism that invades the sinus wall could do this. Recommend neuro evalution. ...Read more

Dr. Su Fairchild
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Hypothyroidism (Definition)

When the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more


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What causes one side face numbness?

What causes one side face numbness?

Numbness: There are 23 conditions associated with drooping of one side of face, numbness or tingling and swelling.
http://symptomchecker.webmd.com/multiple-symptoms?symptoms=drooping-of-one-side-of-face%7cnumbness-or-tingling%7cswelling&symptomids=299%7c164%7c5&locations=5%7c5%7c5. ...Read more

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My face is numb. What causes facial numbness?

My face is numb. What causes facial numbness?

Nonspecific: Nonspecific symptom. General or partial numbness. Constant or intermittent? See MD for evaluation. ...Read more

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Could my facial numbness be caused by a punch in the face that happened a year ago?

Could my facial numbness be caused by a punch in the face that happened a year ago?

Yes: Depending on in where the numbness is, absolutely. The infra orbital nerve controls sensation to the mid face and upper lip. This nerve is frequently injured in certain types of facial fractures. ...Read more

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Why does my face look swollen in the morning with face numbness? (goes away after 5 – 10 minutes)

Why does my face look swollen in the morning with face numbness? (goes away after 5 – 10 minutes)

Sleeping: If you sleep on one side, fluid will collect in the lower half of your face, especially if your head is a little lower than your feet. Numbness is part of this. There are some other possibilities, but if it goes away after getting up, it's probably nothing. ...Read more

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What condition could lead to right side of face numbness?

What condition could lead to right side of face numbness?

Nerve injury: Anything that might injure one of the small facial nerves. Infection bacterial and viral as well as and type of injury. ...Read more

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Is it possible for face numbness and tingling to be a symptom of anxiety?

Is it possible for face numbness and tingling to be a symptom of anxiety?

Anxiety: It is possible but you should consult with your doctor to make sure these symptoms are not caused by a medical condition. If you are cleared medically consult with a mental health professional who specializes in treating anxiety. Remember anxiety is mainly produced by misperceiving situations or interactions. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Brief left side of face numbness and lower left arm numbness that went away after a few seconds. What's wrong?

Parasthesias: These symptoms are called parasthesias and could be a result of a number of different issues including anxiety or panic attacks, malnutrition, vitamin deficiencies, neuropathies or nerve disorders, vascular problems, inflammatory or infectious diseases. This is only a short list, there are many causes of numbness and more history and an exam would need to be done to confirm a diagnosis or cause. ...Read more

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Can a partially impacted wisdom tooth cause face numbness?

Not usually: I have seen infected wisdom teeth rarely cause numbless, mostly of the lower lip. This is rare however. See your doc or an oral surgeon to assess facial numbness. ...Read more

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Tooth infection leads to face numbness on left side. Why is that?

Tooth infection leads to face numbness on left side. Why is that?

Numbness: Sometimes, a tooth infection that is located near a major nerve of the face can cause numbness to that region. This can also be the case of the wisdom tooth infection.
But numbness to the face can also be the result of other things too. It is advisable to have it checked by a professional. ...Read more

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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

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After local from dentist, my mouth feels funny and face numbness what's up?

After local from dentist, my mouth feels funny and face numbness what's up?

It is transient: This is the effect of the local anesthesia that the dentist gives inorder to numb the area that he works in to avoid the associated pain while treating the toothache, usually it is transient and it takes few minutes or hours depends on the amount of anesthesia. ...Read more

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What to do about droopy eyelid and face numbness?

What to do about droopy eyelid and face numbness?

Get exam ASAP: This needs a neurological evaluation promptly. This is probably best accomplished through a hospital ER, unfortunately, or through a referral from a primary care doctor who can talk to a neurologist directly. The eyelid is controlled by cranial nerves 3 and 7 (as in Bell's Palsy), and sensation by cranial nerve 5. This will probably take neuro-imaging to figure out (CT, MRI). ...Read more

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Face numbness after heart surgery?

Non specific: Immediately: mask or pressure during anesthesia

Later? Stroke is possible but usually more specific neuro deficit. ...Read more

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Can a pulled muscle in the neck cause face numbness?

Can a pulled muscle in the neck cause face numbness?

See doctor: This would be highly uncommon and I would urge you to get this checked out ASAP just to be safe. ...Read more

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Pulling pain in head arm tingling numbness face numbness what could this be?

Pulling pain in head arm tingling numbness face numbness what could this be?

MS vs bells palsy vs: Your female and age if varies in place and time could be multiple sclerosis, if on one side of face, maybe bells palsy, could be allergic reaction to something, or neck cervical disc injury, if chest pain associated could be heart disease [but your age unlikely unlessn on birth control which increases risks of blood clots] ...Read more

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I'm on Prozac (fluoxetine) have been for many years started taking garcinia cambogia and now I'm having face numbness. Can this be an interaction?

I'm on Prozac (fluoxetine) have been for many years started taking garcinia cambogia and now I'm having face numbness. Can this be an interaction?

Garcinia cambogia: There is little available information regarding garcinia cambogia and various medications. However, it would make sense to stop it. I'd also get evaluated to make sure there are no other medical issues at hand. Please note that this herbal isn't a proven weight loss remedy despite it being widely promoted as such. ...Read more

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How do I know anxiety symptoms from real medical or neuro symptoms have issues daily lightheaded face numbness funny vision swaying n neck tension?

How do I know anxiety symptoms from real medical or neuro symptoms have issues daily lightheaded face numbness funny vision swaying n neck tension?

Neuro vs. anxiety: Please see your doc to rule out medical conditions. Anxiety can manifest in many ways. See a mental health professional for anxiety management training. Peace and good health. See www.relexationresponse.org for some self-help. ...Read more

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Is numbness after radiesse (dermal fillers) normal? I've been considering getting radiesse (dermal fillers), but a friend had face numbness for a long time after her procedure. Is that normal? Could it be because she had a nerve block for anesthesia? .

Is numbness after radiesse (dermal fillers) normal? I've been considering getting radiesse (dermal fillers), but a friend had face numbness for a long time after her procedure. Is that normal? Could it be because she had a nerve block for anesthesia?
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I : I have never seen a patient who had prolonged numbness after Radiesse (dermal fillers) injections. As you suggest this may have been secondary to the nerve block. Temporary numbness (a couple hours) can occur when a solution of local anesthesia is included in the injection. ...Read more

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Is numbness after radiesse (dermal fillers) normal? I've been considering getting radiesse (dermal fillers), but a friend had face numbness for a long time after her procedure. Is that normal? Could it be because she had a nerve block for anesthesia? .

Is numbness after radiesse (dermal fillers) normal? I've been considering getting radiesse (dermal fillers), but a friend had face numbness for a long time after her procedure. Is that normal? Could it be because she had a nerve block for anesthesia?
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Not normal: Unless Botox was used to help with the wrinkles, or a nerve was accidentally traumatized this procedure should not cause numbness. Ask your plastic surgeon as how they would avoid this problem. ...Read more

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What can I do for acoustic neuroma face numbness with teeth pain?

What can I do for acoustic neuroma face numbness with teeth pain?

New mri: An acoustic neuroma would have to be fairly sizable to cause face numbness/pain. You need a new MRI and to see a neurosurgeon asap. ...Read more

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Had 6 months of facial numbness and severe headachs, feels like my left side of my face very heavy along with the left side of my brain, jaw pain.?

Had 6 months of facial numbness and severe headachs, feels like my left side of my face very heavy along with the left side of my brain, jaw pain.?

See a Dr. ASAP: Need to see a dr. It can be several problems. You need a complete examination and careful treatment planing. ...Read more

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Hi, I am wondering if I have a pinched nerve. My arms get numb, my neck aches and face numbness. What do you think?

Hi, I am wondering if I have a pinched nerve.  My arms get numb, my neck aches and face numbness.  What do you think?

See a neurologist : Can't tell from the above info, but a neurologist can help find the answer. Call one for an appointment today. Additional testing will be necessary. ...Read more

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My right eye has been twitching continuously for the past four months, i also have a slight facial numbness on the right side of my face.

My right eye has been twitching continuously for the past four months, i also have a slight facial numbness on the right side of my face.

See Neurologist: Twitching of an eyelid is not rare and results from spontaneous firing off of a twig (branch) of the facial nerve(viith cranial nerve). However, numbness of the face, if it is truly present, is the result of lack of innervation of the trigeminal nerve (vth cranial nerve). Inasmuch as these nerves arise from the brain, I would consult a neurologist for an appropriate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Could my left sided neck pain be causing stabbing head pain and facial numbness? And left arm pain

Could my left sided neck pain be causing stabbing head pain and facial numbness? And left arm pain

Neck pain: The symptoms that you describe may be related to a disc herniation in the cervical spine. Alternatively, a soft tissue infection of the neck or a tooth abscess can mimic a herniated disc in the neck. See your medical doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have numbness in left arm and leg, persistent headache for 2 months, and today an episode of dropping lip and face numbness. All tests normal?

I have numbness in left arm and leg, persistent headache for 2 months, and today an episode of dropping lip and face numbness. All tests normal?

What tests ?: Have neurologist do a careful assessment. It's important to find out what is going on. You need to exclude uncommon causes like venous infarct due to saggital sinus thrombosis ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Numbness Or Tingling (Definition)

Numbness is a clinical finding in which one is unable to detect stimuli such ...Read more


Dr. Creighton Wright
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Facial Numbness (Definition)

hypesthesia or diminished sensation over an ...Read more