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What Causes Tingling In Chin
What causes chin tingling and numbness? Sometimes feels like something crawling in chin. Had it for a week now.
Chin Numbness: Numbness in the chin, especially if on one side may be caused by irritation of the 3rd dividion of the 5th cranial nerve. This may be casued by inflammation, infection, or pressure as the nerve passes through the lower jaw. The nerve may also be irritated as it leaves the brain stem. Generally it is advisable to have any new onset facial numbness evaluated and even studied with mri. ...Read more
TMD?: 26 y female has "tingly crawling sensation" around temple; apparently one-sided. Paresthesias caused by chronic muscle spasm might be etiologic. Chronic muscle spasm is a signature symptom of Temporomandibular Joint disorder, wherein the ipsilateral Masseter muscle is chronically spastic. See comments: ...Read more
What can be the cause of tingling, itching, crawling senstaion in head and body related to skin or ellergy (with no signs of rush)?
Muktiple factoers: I suggest formal allergy and medical testing for underlying illnesses. ...Read more
I've been having tingling sensations on my face and most of the time on my head, it has been getting stronger and I would like to know the cause?
Duration?: How long have you had the sensations, severity, frequency, off and on. Try to identify triggers but definitely see a dr. Asap. ...Read more
Is it something w/ nerve endings that causes chills, tingling sensation throughout head & body when excited or skin is rubbed/massaged? Is it normal?
I understand your concern.
Your symptoms are likely due to stress in your life.
At age 36, stresses of relationship, marriage, separation, parenting, unresolved feelings of worry, fear, hurt, resentment; work and finances can cause Anxiety with physical symptoms.
This is not normal; it indicates need to see a Psychiatrist for Diagnosis and Therapy.
Do Breathing Relaxation, Yoga and Meditation. ...Read more
Vague: I would see your dr. Who would possibly refer you to a neurologist. Tests may have to be run to help diagnosis your ailment. Feeling disconnected concerns me and should you too, especially if you are driving or doing other chores that can create a dangerous situation. ...Read more
I have tingling on the right side of my head sometimes and sharp pains at other times what causes that?
Top of head tingling for a second or two after taking first few bites of food? Its been happening a lot lately. What could cause this?
Many possible causes: Your tingling may be related to any number of reasons including your known nervousness/panic attacks, or stress, stimulant overuse (for example, caffeine), headache, overexercise, nutritional deficiencies, etc. Here is some more information: http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003296.htm ...Read more
Sinusitis: This is not a typical sinus symptom which usually consists of pain with associated nasal congestion and drainage of mucus. Neuralgia, which is an irritation/inflammation of a superficial nerve in the forehead, is more likely. It's not serious and usually resolves in a few days. See your MD if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more
Might a pinched nerve in your neck cause shooting pains when you turn your head and cause tingling?
Dr. Roy G. Spurling: When you turn your head to one side & experience tingling and shooting pain (radiculopathy) in your arm, upper back or shoulder region on the same side your neck was turned to, it may be indicative of a pinched nerve (foraminal stenosis; nerve root impingement. Modification of this maneuver performed by the doctor is called spurling's maneuver or sign, named after the neurosurgeon who named it. ...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
Variety of things:
One of them being nutritional deficiencies such as B12, folate, and Vitamin D. You may check in with a physician on this problem and they'll give you the orders to get proper labwork.
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Yes: Yes sinus infection Block sinus can cause facial sentence. Make face-to-face visit for Healthtap visit for specific diagnosis ...Read more
Head tingling after eating first few bites of food? (lasts seconds or a minute) What causes this? Its been happening a lot lately.
When I hold my head down, I feel a tingling sensation down my back and in my arms. What causes this?
Lhermitte's: Best see your doctor as you have a problem over the posterior spinal cord in your neck. Could be due to inflammation, B-12 deficiency, or cervical stenosis/ spondylosis, and may represent a sentinel sign of further problems. Suggest you seek out an neurology consultative exam. ...Read more
I have a tingling movement in my head I was diagnosis with sinus can that cause from congestion in the head?
What could cause a quarter sized tingling spot on back of head? Could it be related to the fact that I'm sleep deprived?
I'm having tingling in my head I've been to ER this morning over sholder pain I have tendonitus and severe anxiety could this be the cause?
I feel cold in chest/back/head and tingling feeling in neck/shoulder. Sometime feel hot all the sudden. No thyroid issue. What could be the cause?
Out of the blue, I get tingling in top / back of my head/brain, is it serious? Went to the doc he said anexity can cause this... Could it be tumor?
Believe your doctor: I'm not there to evaluate you, but my guess is that your doctor is right. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with cervical vertigo. I was wondering what causes the tingling sensations in my neck, upper back, head, and unusual head sensations?
I continue to be worried when doctors don't clearly help you understand what the problem is and the doctor should take necessary time to get the problems under control.
Please let me know how things go. ...Read more
Out of the blue, I get tingling in top / back of my head/brain, is it serious? Went to the doc he said anxiety can cause this. Could it be tumor?
Maybe, not likely: Many people "hold" or express tension with their body, particularly with anxiety. Treating anxiety with lifestyle changes, cognitive-behavioral therapy and perhaps medication will be great first steps. Your doctor can help you monitor changes in this symptom while you target the anxiety. Symptom checklists can help you measure the response to treatments. Revisit your doc to develop a plan soon. ...Read more
front and side of head feels numb. Head feels heavy. Underneath jaw and top of neck feel swelled and numb with a tingling feelingchest pain. Cause?
Somatization?: Your symptoms are somewhat unusual and either are due to a very uncommon illness or are more likely psychosomatic. See > http://bit. Ly/1OeXVq4 If and http://bit. Ly/1X5rw9T If you feel psychological/emotional factors could be causing your symptoms go to my Checklist: Mental Health. ...Read more