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My arms numb when I sleep, sudden feel dizzy , shortness of breath last night I have goiter..Is this haert related?

My arms numb when I sleep, sudden feel dizzy , shortness of breath  last night  I have goiter..Is this haert related?

?thyroid: Depends on whether the goiter is hypo or hyper-thyroid. Your symptoms are metabolic in character and suggest to me that your use of cellular oxygen is impaired. Your energy metabolism needs to be looked at. ...Read more

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Thyroid Enlargement (Definition)

Thyroid enlargement refers to a thyroid gland that is larger than normal. The thyroid gland is located in the front of the neck, below the Adam's apple, and may become enlarged due to hyper or hypo-thyroidism. An enlarged thyroid is also ...Read more


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What are causes of lip numbness/swelling?

What are causes of lip numbness/swelling?

Multiple causes: Allergies are probably most common , herpes infections, and last angioedema which often occurs with a trauma, ...Read more

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What can cause numbness in lips and hands?

What can cause numbness in lips and hands?

See a neurologist: If symptoms have persisted for a long time without remission, peripheral neuropathy is possible. You may need ncv/emg test. ...Read more

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Any probable causes for a portion of lip is numb?

Any probable causes for a portion of lip is numb?

Nerve damage: Nerve supply to the section of lip that is numb has been damaged. See a neurologist to find the cause. ...Read more

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What is the cause of numbness of the lips and nose?

What is the cause of numbness of the lips and nose?

See a neurologist: The sensory nerve supply to upper lip and nose comes from inferior orbital branch of maxillary nerve. Therefore a problem could be any where along its course. A neurologist can investigate the cause which may or may not be serious. ...Read more

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What can cause tingling / numbness in left cheek and lips?

What can cause tingling / numbness in left cheek and lips?

Comments: The anatomy involves trigeminal nerve, but the cause may be complex. There is a sensory trigeminal neuropathy which could do this, but one might consider problems in jaw or mouth as a provocateur. Some intracranial situations should be excluded via MRI. A neurologist or a dentist could be a starting point. ...Read more

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Can a toothache cause numbness in your lips?

Yes: Yes, infection can temporarily affect local nerve function. However there are more ominous causes of numb lip. So make sure you treat the tooth and determine if numbness persists. If so, see an oral surgeon ASAP. ...Read more

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Causes of numbness and sweling of the lower lip?

Causes of numbness and sweling of the lower lip?

Infection or trauma: Numbness and swelling can be a sign of infection. If you did not experience and trauma to your lip and you cannot explain it go to the dentist. See if there is a tooth that is infected. ...Read more

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What can cause the face and lips to feel numb and hot?

What can cause the face and lips to feel numb and hot?

Many reasons : Too many reasons, depending on your age, gender, previous medical history, recent symptoms an so on. Please observe yourself and discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes sudden wake up with lower right side of my lip numbness?

What causes sudden wake up with lower right side of my lip numbness?

Trauma: is most common cause of circumscribed lip numbness. Infection is probably the second most common cause. Focal neuropathy of a branch of the trigeminal nerve can occur in diabetics and with other rare conditions (polyarteritis nodosa, Pagets disease, amyloidosis , etc) If the problem persists see a neurologist. If other symptoms occur or if the numbness spreads go to the ER ...Read more

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My lips and left fingertips are numb....What are possible causes? They stay numb but have no other noticable changes.

My lips and left fingertips are numb....What are possible causes? They stay numb but have no other noticable changes.

Numbness: The possibilities are too numerous. An adequate history and physical examination performed by your physician would help him to narrow down the possibilities. I always look for vitamin B12 and blood sugar disorders. Carpal tunnel syndrome, neck conditions, brainstem demyelinating or structural disorders, and less likely stroke or tumors. Check with your physician for actuate diagnosis. Be well. ...Read more

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The last few mornings been waking up with my face feeling numb and my lips. Lips feel like I have two fat lips. What could cause that?

Sounds: Sounds like a hypersensitivity or "allergic reaction" although it would be better to be evaluated in person. Have you started using new bed linens, dental products or laundry detergent? This could be the cause. Sometimes medication may cause you to wake up with swollen lips. ...Read more

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What causes numbness and pins and needles in the face and lips?

What causes numbness and pins and needles in the face and lips?

Hyperventilation: Breathing too much over a period of time can do this. Sometimes this is subtle. Try this test: breath as fast and deeply as you can for a full two minutes. If this reproduces your symptoms we are on to something. ...Read more

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What causes that "fat lip" feeling when you get numbed at the dentist?

What causes that "fat lip" feeling when you get numbed at the dentist?

Loss of feeling: When a tooth is numbed for treatment, the same nerve that gives feeling to the tooth gives feeling to other structures as well, such as your lip & tongue. When these other parts are numb they feel fat, ... That is the numbness. All goes away when the numbness wears off. The lip never actually get fat or looks fat, just feels that way. ...Read more

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If i had toothache, fever, headache and numbness around the lips, what might had cause it?

If i had toothache, fever, headache and numbness around the lips, what might had cause it?

Infection: Based on the limited information, this is most likely an infected lower premolar tooth. If there is an abscess, it can put pressure on the nerve that supplies the lower lip on the affected side. If it is all the lips, it could be a viral outbreak or something else. Either way, it would be wise to see an endodontist or skilled dentist. ...Read more

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My right side of my bottom lip/chin is numb. It's been like that abt a week now. What could be the cause of it? Its very eratating.

My right side of my bottom lip/chin is numb. It's been like that abt a week now. What could be the cause of it? Its very eratating.

This is area: That is innervated by a specific nerve. If you had dental work or injury, this nerve can get affected. If not, see your doctor for x-rays to see if there is any bone that has trapped the nerve and blood tests to make sure that you don't have generalized nerve disease. ...Read more

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I have numbness in my nose and lip what could cause this?

I have numbness in my nose and lip what could cause this?

Not sure but it: Could be the onset of shingles affecting the trigeminal or facial nerve or a localized nerve inflammation. Follow up with ur dr if it worsens. Take care! ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause numbness in the lips and mouth?

Can anxiety cause numbness in the lips and mouth?

Numbness: Also called paresthesias, yes it is common, along with other symptoms of anxiety. ...Read more

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