Doctor insights on:
Numbness In Throat And Neck
A few thought.: This is not an easy answer and something youneed to ask your physician. One thought is TMJ also know as temporal mandibular joint syndrome = in your jaw joint. The complaints you have coudl fit this. We can see this with neck/shoulder muscle syndromes. Ask your physician to evaluate you for these problems. ...Read more
See below: Perhaps, position of neck compresses nerve root, but may have problem over brachial plexus such as thoracic outlet, or less likely nerve compression at elbow or wrist. Although left arm implicated in heart conditions, doubtful this issue is playing a role when immobilized. Discuss with your doc. ...Read more
Yes: A pinched nerve certainly can, most notably in a distribution starting at the base of your skull in the back and wrapping up around your scalp and onto your forehead on one side. Irritation to some nerves in your neck can also lead to lower face and head tingling as well. If it progresses, or if it does not go away in a few weeks, you may need some imaging to make sure there is no entrapment. ...Read more
Throbbing headache in back of head and forehead and throbbing in face, sore neck, ringing in ears and vision affected ?
Can herniated disc in upper back or spondylitis in neck cause tingling numbness in jaw. Also have it in hands arms and front of thighs.
Chest pain, belching, along with pain/jolt in the arm, numbness or tingling, sometimes pain in the neck or jaw: why?
Chest pain: Lots of possibilities, first get checked to be sure the serious ones are not in play. ...Read more
Chest/neck tight: Likely upper respiratory infection. May be viral or bacterial such as strep (have seen neck tightness with strep) or mycoplasma. Do you have a headache? fever?Can you bend your neck ? The neck stiffness is worrisome as could be meningitis(viral meningitis-bacterial one is very ill) . So would seek medical attention in ER as soon as possible.May need antibiotics. ...Read more
Tingling in hands and left leg thumb, numbness of the right side of the neck, face and ears, headaches, pain in the neck and weakness several times a day, feeling as the hot water spills in head?
Yes: Often a pinched nerve in the neck or other cause of neck muscle stiffness can cause the "greater occipital nerve" to get irritated and produce sensations of numbness/ tingling/ "ants under the skin" in the region of the back of the scalp, the skin above the ears and even into the forehead. This is called greater occipital neuralgia and is a side effect of the primary issue. ...Read more
Scoliosis: Consult an orthopedist who can recommend exercises for you with the help of a physiotherapist ...Read more
Pain and stiffness in neck that goes into both shoulder blades and down the spine. Chills and nausea and headache
Meningitis: I would get this looked into rather quickly. This could be something serious ...Read more
Itchy and tingly feeling in neck, arm&hand. Neck stiffness and shoulder pain and headache,tingling&burning in face &head on same side.What it could be?
Residuals of dentals: So sorry you're feeling this way. From your conditions listed certainly it would appear that your symptoms should have something to do with the dental problems you were having. Has that tooth been since extracted? Have you spoken with the dentist or oral surgeon about your current status? If you'd like to look me up at: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi KeyCode: PDXFNR we can speak in more depth. ...Read more
See MD: If present for more than a week, see MD for exam. Otherwise may be URI which is self limited to about a week. OTC meds. ...Read more
Underlying pathology: If there is pathology in the neck causing a lump in the throat, then the adjacent muscles may react by going into spasm. See a physician if your symptoms have been persistent. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Stiff neck and numbness
- Causes of neck muscle numbness
- Numbness in neck and face
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Front of neck numbness and tingling
- Neck pain numbness in face
- Neck pain face numbness
- Numbness in chin and neck
- Numbness in throat