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Upper back teeth on right feel numb. I have recently had a sinus infection and my right ear is still slightly blocked. Is this related? Cause for concern?

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Dr. John DeWolf
Dentistry
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In brief: Could be

I have seen folks with these symptoms related to sinusitis.
Rule out dental pathology and see a pcp to evaluate your r sinus. Sometimes they are tough to eliminate. They are usually viral in origin but can often develop secondary bacterial infections.

In brief: Could be

I have seen folks with these symptoms related to sinusitis.
Rule out dental pathology and see a pcp to evaluate your r sinus. Sometimes they are tough to eliminate. They are usually viral in origin but can often develop secondary bacterial infections.
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