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Left side of head tingled (felt like the chills) for about a second or two. What was it? My face also tingles sometimes. I have anxiety and tension ha

Left side of head tingled (felt like the chills) for about a second or two. What was it? My face also tingles sometimes. I have anxiety and tension ha

This sounds: neuromuscular. Tension HA can have associated muscle tension in scalp muscles. Tingling is nerve related. With history of recurrent facial tingling,u should consult a Neurologist that also treats headaches. Let us know if u need a specific Referal or do a concierge apt with us. Good luck. ...Read more

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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


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Left side of head is tingly and feels numb, sometimes pain. Can sometimes cause dizziness. Painkillers won't work. Is it a brain tumour?

Left side of head is tingly and feels numb, sometimes pain. Can sometimes cause dizziness. Painkillers won't work. Is it a brain tumour?

Maybe : It needs to be worked up , it can be caused by many different things and the list is broad , some possibilities include: migraines , tumor, partial seizure, trigeminal neuralgia and so in , I would suggest a neurology clinic eval if symptoms persist ... ...Read more

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Is it bad if the back of the left side of my head tingles ?

Is it bad if the back of the left side of my head tingles ?

Muscle spasm: likely you have muscle spasm of the paravertebral muscles causing tingling in the region of the greater occipital nerve. If it is not continuous, it is generally self-limiting and go away. It does not go away, best check with her doctor. ...Read more

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I'm having tingling that comes and goes on left side of head. I have no pain.

I'm having tingling that comes and goes on left side of head. I have no pain.

Occipital neuralgia: This is called occipital neuralgia. It is just a type of headache, usually due to neck spasms or inflammation of that nerve due to a virus. I would talk to your doctor about going on a course of steroids to see if it goes away ...Read more

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Well it started with the tingling and pain in the left scapula region and now numbness is radiated from left toe to left side of head!help me out?

Well it started with the tingling and pain in the left scapula region and now numbness is radiated from left toe to left side of head!help me out?

Beware numbness: Beware unexplained numbness. These symptoms may not make sense to most practitioners, but may be the earliest unexplained signs of worrisome conditions like transverse myelitis or multiple sclerosis. These are rare but serious diagnoses that often began with numbness if these persist or seem to worsen, see your neurologist. Many a person with these diagnoses have initially been labeled: "crazy". ...Read more

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I am being treated for TMJ but have pain & tingling on left side of head & arm, dizziness is this normal?

I am being treated for TMJ but have pain & tingling on left side of head & arm, dizziness is this normal?

TMJ: This does not sound like tmj, especially with the sensation in your arm. It sounds as if you need a neurologist. ...Read more

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