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My eye has been twitching for a week know why is it twitching its my left eye nd it really bothers me?

My eye has been twitching for a week know why is it twitching its my left eye nd it really bothers me?

Benign: This is common and benign. It is usually because one of the small muscles in the eyelid is spontaneously twichting. It is not usually associated with anything serious. Frequenlty, patients describe being stressed or that the eye is irritated in some other way. In general it stops. Sometimes gentle massage of the eyelid area can help. If it persists, your eye doctor can consider some treatments. ...Read more

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Hello dr , I have been getting twitching in my left eye for a few weeks now . And I'm starting to get very nervous and concerned?

Hello dr , I have been getting twitching in my left eye for a few weeks now . And I'm starting to get very nervous and concerned?

Prob blepharospasm: blepharospasm is a very common entity, which is episodes of rapid twitching of the eyelid. Usually it is brought on by fatigue, or poor sleeping for some time; also eye muscles strain could cause it. Perhaps you should have a routine ophthalmology (eye) doc check-up. ...Read more

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Five days ago I started have slight twitching on my left eye. The twitching seems to have subsided but area feels a little tight. Mini stroke?

Five days ago I started have slight twitching on my left eye.  The twitching seems to have subsided but area feels a little tight. Mini stroke?

Not likely stroke: Eyelid myokymia (twitching) is most commonly associated with ocular dryness, & occasionally with excessive caffeine, stress, blepharitis. A stroke affecting the eyelid would cause you to lose eyelid function (eyelid droop, possibly with double vision). Try artificial tears to see if improves comfort & lessens twitching. See your MD if not benefitting. ...Read more

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Over the past few months I have noticed that I get frequent twitching in my left eye, along with my right ear popping and everything sounding "echoy" ?

Over the past few months I have noticed that I get frequent twitching in my left eye, along with my right ear popping and everything sounding "echoy" ?

Ear popping and: strange hearing indicates the need to see your doc. He/she can examine your ears. It MAY be simply a wax build up which can easily be removed or something else. Your doc will know. Muscle twitches CAN be low magnesium. Your doc or a natural health practitioner can measure that and you can supplement if needed. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing twitching below my left eye near the cheek bone. This happens every time I swallow or press my tongue to the palate.

I've been experiencing twitching below my left eye near the cheek bone. This happens every time I swallow or press my tongue to the palate.

Nervous Tic: By definition a tic is a repetitive, uncontrollable, purposeless contraction of an individual muscle or group of muscles, usually in the face, arms, legs or shoulders. It could be chronic tic disorders or transient tic. Some tics are the result of brain injury, head trauma, or encephalitis, although most tics are idiopathic (the cause is not known). ...Read more

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I've had a eye twitch in my left eye for over 5 weeks that i can't get rid of. Should i see my doctor or is there something i can do?

I've had a eye twitch in my left eye for over 5 weeks that i can't get rid of. Should i see my doctor or is there something i can do?

Eye twiching: If you mean the eyelid blinking of fluttering, it my be myokymia due to stress or simply dryness of the eye. If the eyelid(s) contract fully, and is very noticeable it could be blepharospasm or hemi-facial spasm. See an ophthalmologist. Most likely stress related. ...Read more

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I have a twitching @ my left eye, left side of nose&lip,also having a twitching feeling in my left arm from time to time with a pain in back left head?

I have a twitching @ my left eye, left side of nose&lip,also having a twitching feeling in my left arm from time to time with a pain in back left head?

Hemifacial spasm: Hemifacial spasm needs to be worked up completely and pathological causes should be rolled out. You need to see a neurologist. ...Read more

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My bottom lip started twitching & so does my left eye. Also i have sudden extreme tiredness & stiff neck pain,headaches.both hands numbness & tingling?

My bottom lip started twitching & so does my left eye. Also i have sudden extreme tiredness & stiff neck pain,headaches.both hands numbness & tingling?

Neuropathy: This requires a full detailed history, physical exam and perhaps some lab testing. See your family doctor and they may want to refer to a specialist if they deem it necessary. ...Read more

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Why does the corner of my cheek attached to the corner of my nose twitch? 1st the corner of my left eye twitched everyday, now its the left nose.

Why does the corner of my cheek attached to the corner of my nose twitch? 1st the corner of my left eye twitched everyday, now its the left nose.

Tics: These are tics. They often move around. They are rarely dangerous, but are hard to manage. Some people who are desperate use botox. Some people can learn to control them. If they are a medicine side effect sometimes the medicine can be adjusted. They can be ignored. If you are truly 115, you are doing pretty well. ...Read more

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4 days of constant right thigh muscle twitch. Now my eye, left calf and arm are twitching randomly. Metabolic screen normal. Im hydrated, suggestions?

4 days of constant right thigh muscle twitch. Now my eye, left calf and arm are twitching randomly. Metabolic screen normal. Im hydrated, suggestions?

Muscle twitching: Was a serum calcium level determined in the work up? These diverse non localizing symptoms can represent a manifestation of fatigue, anxiety, tension, and stress or a medication change. Take a closer look at your personal life and see if there is an unexplained explanation. ...Read more

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Why does my left eye keep twitching?

Why does my left eye keep twitching?

Myokymia: Eyelid twitching, or myokymia, is a benign but annoying condition. Reducing your stress and reducing caffeine intake make help. ...Read more

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The bottom of my left eye has been twitching?

The bottom of my left eye has been twitching?

Twitching Eyelids: This is a sign of stress. It may be best to figure out what is stressing you out and then to work on resolving the issue. ...Read more