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Numb spot on lip, what to do?

Numb spot on lip, what to do?

Try not to: Traumatize it and it should get better. If it does t improve, call your doctor for an evaluation. If you have any other neurological complaints, call your doctor and get evaluated for stroke. ...Read more

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Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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I have a numb spot on my lip along with a black spot, what is it and what do I do?

I have a numb spot on my lip along with a black spot, what is it and what do I do?

See your doctor: The black spot is very concerning. It may be benign, but black moles are concerning for melanoma. See your doctor to have it evaluated ASAP. ...Read more

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I have this little red discolored spot about my lip that that feels kind of numb and looks dry what could it be?

I have this little red discolored spot about my lip that that feels kind of numb and looks dry what could it be?

Lip spot: Red spots around lips can be due to: trauma (or repeat licking of particular area of lip), virus (like a cold sore on edge of lip from Herpes virus), fungus infection in an immunocompromised patient; if on edge of lip, can be an infected skin gland such as a black head pimple. See your MD/PCP if persists, spreads, or becomes painful. ...Read more

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The bottom left side of my lip no bigger than my pinky has been completely numb for 2 days I push underneath it and I can feel a nerve go to numb spot?

The bottom left side of my lip no bigger than my pinky has been completely numb for 2 days I push underneath it and I can feel a nerve go to numb spot?

Nerves: There are a number of nerve, perhaps the mental nerve, called this because it comes from your chin, that can affected. Why? May be something as simple as a dental issue or something more concerning. Health conditions such as sjogrens and lupus can affect nerves of the mouth. I am no dentist, but apparently oral cancers may be subtle sometimes? Have your doctor give your mouth a thorough check. ...Read more

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I have noticed a brown little spot in my mouth on my inner cheek, nothing big and recently half of my lip is numb what could this be?

I have noticed a brown little spot in my mouth on my inner cheek, nothing big and recently half of my lip is numb what could this be?

Get evaluated: There is no way to diagnose "a little brown spot" over the internet. It could range from a freckle to blood spot to something more serious. I doubt it's related to your numbness which really concerns me. It should concern you too. See a local dentist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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For a week and a half I started to get a lip numb and not always same spot, accompanied by itchy hives and welts sometimes have heart palputations?

For a week and a half I started to get a lip numb and not always same spot, accompanied by itchy hives and welts sometimes have heart palputations?

Hives: 49 M from MD notes 1.5 wk lip numb different spots with hives and welt sometimes with palpitations.? ANS: Not certain what the question is but sounds like you are having an allergic reaction to something. If you are taking a BP med that is an ACE inhibitor this would be my first suspect. New pet, new job? Seeing a Dr. In AM would be good. Unless you know what is causing it. ...Read more

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My vision had a bright spot. I couldn't read. Left hand, left side of my face, throat, and lip became numb and I got a headache. And then it was gone?

My vision had a bright spot. I couldn't read. Left hand, left side of my face, throat, and lip became numb and I got a headache. And then it was gone?

Vision & Paralysis: Please see a doctor ASAP. You need to know why this happened and to take steps to keep it from happening again. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Got question. My friend has spots all over her for couple days very itchy & now side of lip numb & tingly?

Got question. My friend has spots all over her for couple days very itchy & now side of lip numb & tingly?

Needs eval: Tough if not impossible to diagnose rashes/spots over the computer. The lip numbness could be a viral reaction such as that which shingles may cause. Your friend should see a dr. To get an evaluation and proper diagnosis of her condition, so she can receive any treatment as needed, best wishes to you both. ...Read more

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With high BP or tension, the back left spot of my head feels like spasms, no numbness no pain or dizzyness or other symptom only stress and high BP

With high BP or tension, the back left spot of my head feels like spasms, no numbness no pain or dizzyness or other symptom only stress and high BP

High bp: High blood pressure can be controlled by life style changes and appropriate medication. Chronic stress and anxiety can be helped greatly by stress management therapy. If significant headaches in that region of your head continue, checking for an aneurysm or brain growths is advisable, but I feel your symptoms are more likely due to stress and tension and not due to intracranial pathology. ...Read more

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A year ago I hit my head on the cement and recovered quickly. A month ago I noticed a dime sized soft bump over the spot. No pain just numb there y?

A year ago I hit my head on the cement and recovered quickly. A month ago I noticed a dime sized soft bump over the spot. No pain just numb there y?

Bump on head: Could be local and usually non malignant, reaction by bone and surrouding tissue to trauma. Or, local lipoma that happens to be there. BUT better to check w/dermatolotist to rule out the unlikely more serious ca. ...Read more

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Why is the whole left side of my head numb? The soft spot in the back of my head is a little sore.

Why is the whole left side of my head numb? The soft spot in the back of my head is a little sore.

Numbness: Numbness is worrisome, especially unilateral (one sided) head numbness. You could be dealing with a nerve injury, spinal cord injury, herpes zoster, stroke, muscle tension, and even seizures. Honestly this type of problem requires an urgent medical evaluation. If you have not done so already seek medical attention right away. ...Read more

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The whole top left side of my head is numb why? The soft spot in the back of my head is a little sore.

Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grinding, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems among other things. See a doctor to get checked out so you can get som ehelp for your headaches. ...Read more

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I occaisonally get one knife like stabbing pain in the same spot of the head. It knocks me to my knees and and my whole body will feel numb and tingly?

I occaisonally get one knife like stabbing pain in the same spot of the head. It knocks me to my knees and and my whole body will feel numb and tingly?

Paroxysmal hemicrani: Is thought to be a variant of cluster headache because of similar autonomic features. Both cluster and paroxysmal hemicrania are classified as trigeminal autonomic cephalgias in the new IHS classification. However, almost all cases of paroxysmal hemicrania are relieved by Indomethacin and this response is considered diagnostic for paroxysmal hemicrania.
Rec. See orofacial pain or headache special ...Read more

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I had pituitary tumor removal on 3/3. I home recovering, but still feel like my head have some kind of nerve thing going on, soreness and numb in spot?

I had pituitary tumor removal on 3/3. I home recovering, but still feel like my head have some kind of nerve thing going on, soreness and numb in spot?

Need more info: Really need more information such as location of the abnormality, its character and what type of surgery that you had to provide you with a more meaningful answer. ...Read more

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I swished lidocaine in my mouth. I haven't used it since in days. Spot is not numb anymore, but a quarter of my jaw is. Why? And will it go away?

I swished lidocaine in my mouth. I haven't used it since in days. Spot is not numb anymore, but a quarter of my jaw is. Why? And will it go away?

See dentist ASAP: The effects of rinsing with Lidocaine should only last about an hour or so. If you are still felling numb days later, then something else is going on and you should have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Have a lump where my bald spot onmy head useto be. But I been getting a tingly crawling feeling right there but in the inside. Cause numb left side face?

Have a lump where my bald spot onmy head useto be. But I been getting a tingly crawling feeling right there but in the inside. Cause numb left side face?

Please see: Please see a dermatologist for this to be evaluated. You may need a biopsy to see what is causing the bald spot. This may or may not be related to the numbness on your face. That may be a different problem that your primary care doctor can evaluate. Please see someone this could be serious. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a concussion? . I hit the top of my head really hard on the lift gate of my car. Now I am having shooting pains that are coming from the spot where it hit and shooting down behind my eyes and ears. My face feels kind of numb and my

How do I know if I have a concussion? . I hit the top of my head really hard on the lift gate of my car. Now I am having shooting pains that are coming from the spot where it hit and shooting down behind my eyes and ears. My face feels kind of numb and my

Concussion: There are many symptoms of a concussion. These include headache, nausea, trouble sleeping, mood changes and trouble concentrating. Your symptoms are not that typical. Here are some resources to learn more:

www. Neurocuro. Com/concussion-notes

www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/concussion/basics/symptoms/COM-20019272 ...Read more

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I have a red spot on my face somewhat like a pimple but with no head. The center is numb. I am not prone to acne or pimples. Should I be concerned?

I have a red spot on my face somewhat like a pimple but with no head. The center is numb. I am not prone to acne or pimples. Should I be concerned?

Yes: There are numerous causes for the pimple you described including infections, external irritants. Manifestation of systemic diseases, and more. Be aware that diagnosis of skin lesions is very challenging without visual inspection. Additionally a complete medical history and exam is necessary to provide a full diagnostic picture. See your doctor now for correct and prompt diagnosis/treatment. ...Read more

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Numb tingling sensation that starts around front right side of head and goes towards back of head. Also needle like pain at one spot then sore 2 touch?

Numb tingling sensation that starts around front right side of head and goes towards back of head. Also needle like pain at one spot then sore 2 touch?

Needs to be evaluate: It is difficult to tell you what is causing your symptoms of tingling sensation, needle like pain and sore to touch. We need detailed history as to exact location of pain and how long you have had and if you have tried any therapy so far. Any associated symptoms in eyes and any relation to your periods and how often this happens. You need physical exam and may need other tests if indicated. See MD ...Read more

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What causes pain, numbness and pressure in various spots around my head intermittently and chronically?

What causes pain, numbness and pressure in various spots around my head intermittently and chronically?

Head Pressure: The symptoms you mentioned has a differential diagnosis that could read for miles. It could be from posture issues to TMJ to headaches to neurological issues such as pinched nerves to just about a myriad of other pathology's. I'd recommend you going to your doctor for an examination which includes a physical, possible ct or radiographic tests. Make sure you go to your doctor to diagnose. ...Read more

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I have about two dozen white spots on my MRI my face and other parts of my skin are numb. I get these tremors that go from the back of my head down m?

I have about two dozen white spots on my MRI my face and other parts of my skin are numb. I get these tremors that go from the back of my head down m?

UBOs (not UFOs): Until a diagnosis is given, white MRI spots are called ubos (unidentified bright objects) for which many different causes are known. You obviously have a brain disease (tremor & numbness). But the symptom combination is not diagnostic. At young age (20s-30s) ms (multiple sclerosis) is probably the commonest cause. See a neurologist & expect further testing. ...Read more

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My ear and head on one side are hurting and feel pressure. My face on that side's gone a little numb, and snot is clear w/ red spots. What is this?

My ear and head on one side are hurting and feel pressure. My face on that side's gone a little numb, and snot is clear w/ red spots. What is this?

Sinusitis: If you have had a cold recently and have now developed these symptoms you may have sinusitis and need to be treated. You can use a neti pot to flush out your sinuses before applying nasal spray. Follow up with your doctor to see if you need to also take antibiotics. Feel better soon ...Read more

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I've been experiencing random head aches, blurred vision, numbness, fatigue, and I have seen spots. What could this mean??

I've been experiencing random head aches, blurred vision, numbness, fatigue, and I have seen spots. What could this mean??

Be seen: Numerous possibilities, and your symptoms may or may not be coming from just one condition. A good medical checkup would probably be a good place to start. ...Read more

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Why do lips go numb?

Why do lips go numb?

Merits evaluation.: Although hyperventilation and low blood calcium level have been associated with peri-oral numbness, it could occur as a side-effect of a medication including an allergy or autoimmune reaction. This merits an evaluation by ones doctor. ...Read more