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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. Daniel Mass
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Numbness And Tingling (Definition)

Numbness and tingling is a symptom in which a person has some loss of feeling (numbness) and/or has the feeling of "pins and needles" in some part of the body. If a person had slept on his arm, the arm may have "pins and needles" for several minutes before returning to normal. Numbness and tingling can also ...Read more


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Twitching of left eyelid, dullness of sense of smell & hearing, numbness and tingling on left side of face, left ear, left scalp, left back of neck?

Twitching of left eyelid, dullness of sense of smell & hearing, numbness and tingling on left side of face, left ear, left scalp, left back of neck?

Further workup: Some of the symptoms you describe can be associated with different diagnosis like Bell's Palsy, herpes zoster, etc. A complete evaluation by a doctor is necessary. Good health. ...Read more

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I've had a numbness and tingling on the left side of my face and head and every once in a while i get a cold sensation on the same side ?

Several reasons: Your symptoms suggest possible bells palsy presentations which is temporary to something more ominous like a a small stroke, multiple sclerosis, or a brain mass. You should see your primary care doc right away for the proper evaluation, and if he /she is uncomfortable, they will refer you to a neurologist. ...Read more

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All day today I have had numbness and tingling on left side of my face. And I get get sick to my stomach when it happens. And I get dizzy. I?

All day today I have had numbness and tingling on left side of my face. And I get get sick to my stomach when it happens. And I get dizzy. I?

Needs further tests: Could be a benign process, (Bells Palsy), but it could be a warning of more serious things to come. You should have some blood tests at the least. Other studies would help too. Time to see a doctor ...Read more

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Should i be worried about a neuroepthial cyst located in the left choroid fissure region with numbness and tingling on left side.

Should i be worried about a neuroepthial cyst located in the left choroid fissure region with numbness and tingling on left side.

Choroid cyst: No. A choroid plexus or neuroepithelial cyst is a benign mass. A cyst has to be large enough to put pressure on the surrounding brain. Also, a left-sided cyst would cause symptoms on the right side of the brain. A left-sided cyst would not cause left-sided symptoms. ...Read more

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I have numbness and tingling in my whole left side of body (under investigation) but why are these areas more painful to touch?

I have numbness and tingling in my whole left side of body (under investigation) but why are these areas more painful to touch?

Why indeed: Whatever is causing the numbness & tingling is also causing the painful sensation. The sense of touch is multimodality & of mind-mangling complexity. When you say the areas are "more painful," do you mean allodynia, hyperpathia, dysesthesia or hyperalgesia? (The idea is now for you to look up those terms and try to determine which 1 (or more) applies to you.) ...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. 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