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Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?

Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?

Can B due 2 facial-: -nerve in origin. It just appears in some people 4no reason. It an inflammation of the nerve, & best 2 C an ENT. 2 B sure there is no treatable process. If none, meds like Lyrica (pregabalin) & Neurontin can B of help, also Cymbalta is often tried. All have an effect on pain pathways. Goes by name of Trigeminal Neuralgia. ...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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Barely any nasal discharge, facial pain/pressure/burning/tingling sensation in face/temple pressure/gets worse went bending over. Is it sinusitis?

Barely any nasal discharge, facial pain/pressure/burning/tingling sensation in face/temple pressure/gets worse went bending over. Is it sinusitis?

Could be: Most "sinus" headaches aren't, but your pain could be. There are sinuses way in the back where you can have sinusitis without discharge or drainage. This may not be a benign problem. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I have experienced a burning/tingling sensation on my face, lasting 30-60 mins, 5 times over the past month. What could it be?

I have experienced a burning/tingling sensation on my face, lasting 30-60 mins, 5 times over the past month. What could it be?

Depends on where: But this sounds like possible trigeminal neuralgia. Do a web search and see if the location of your pain is in the distribution of the fifth nerve. And see a neurologist or your family physician. ...Read more

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Why I feel dizzy and light headed after every short naps ? Also I feel tingling sensation on my face after waking up.

Why I feel dizzy and light headed after every short naps ? Also I feel tingling sensation on my face after waking up.

R/O SLEEP APNEA/OSA: OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP can be difficult to tolerate. ENT FOR UPP EVAL. ...Read more

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For the past 3 days I've had a dull headache constantly that won't go away. Just left side. Tingling/burning sensation in face and lip. Is it stress?

For the past 3 days I've had a dull headache constantly that won't go away. Just left side. Tingling/burning sensation in face and lip. Is it stress?

Face pain: Hi Anthony, as usual, there are many things this might be. Some more common than others. Although many are rare at your age. Stress can cause the headaches or trigger a preexisting source of pain. Such as a middle ear or tooth infection. Also, look into Shingles, Temporal arteritis or TMJ disease. Cluster, sinus headaches can feel this way. Lastly, herpes simplex or fever blisters can cause this. ...Read more

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Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Trigeminal nerve: Sensations to the face are perceived via trigeminal nerve. Your complaint suggests left sided t. Nerve irritation. If persistent you may need imaging e.G MRI scan. ...Read more

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I am a 36 year old female. For the last week, been experiencing tingling/ crawling sensation in my face, all over, but concentrated near and on my lip?

I am a 36 year old female. For the last week, been experiencing tingling/ crawling sensation in my face, all over, but concentrated near and on my lip?

Tingling: This suggests irritability or mild inflammation of superficial nerves in the facial area. If the symptoms persist or worsen or if other areas of the body become involved, consult a neurologist as disorders like multiple sclerosis or deficiencies of calcium, magnesium or potassium would be possibilities. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

Can anxiety cause a tingling sensation left side of face left arm and left calf on and off today. No other symptoms. If I'm busy I feel it less.

See that you have a: # of medical conditions. I would not assume that the tingling sensation you are experiencing is due to anxiety. The reason you may feel symptom less when you are busy is that it distracts you from focusing on the sensation. Take care. ...Read more

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Been getting headaches over 7 weeks and having neck and jaw pain. Been getting worse in the last week now feeling tingling/ fussy sensation in my face, head and tips of fingers. Doc said nothing wrong?

Been getting headaches over 7 weeks and having neck and jaw pain. Been getting worse in the last week now feeling tingling/ fussy sensation in my face, head and tips of fingers. Doc said nothing wrong?

Simple or Exotic: What you are experiencing may be as simple as severe neuromuscular stress and the secondary and tertiary symptoms as a result of the acute-on-chronic nature of the primary dysfunction/cause. A/some therapeutic massage(s) may be very beneficial. On the other hand, there could be something more exotic going on, from circulatory issues to neurological issues to anything in-between. Please see PCP. ...Read more

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