... The results results of my C-spine MRI came back. I had no lesions, only a few bulging discs. I also had the neuropathy test (in my legs) (this is one seriously un-fun test) and the results were normal.
So at this point I am pretty stuck. I have a long list of symptoms (some debilitating, others a nuisance), a 10+ year history, and no end in sight. I am only 25, I have been... (10 replies)
... For me, my droopy face can present with a subtlety which goes unnoticed. My doctor told me to smile and look in the mirror. Even with the slightest numbness, my smile is affected. ... (4 replies)
numbness on the side of the face could certainly be anxiety- but it can also be from a pinched nerve in the neck or even a toothache. There are so many things which can cause this. Depending on how long it lasts and if it stays in one place, tests can be done to determine if its medical or psychological. I hope it goes away soon.
Niki (4 replies)
... What is numbness on lef side of the face.. Does anxiety cause that? ... (4 replies)
... No worries. the smile test is something my neuro often gives me and about 90% of the time when I see her i have a case of droopy face. Sometimes it is slight, but when it is really bad, outwardly it looks like a stroke. BTW, I have extra strong mirrors because I did not want to break the mirror :D :angel: (5 replies)
... The first thing I did was look at my smile in the mirror. Definitely wouldn't mess around with possible stroke. It seems to be coming and going so I am guessing it is another nerve sensation. Thanks! (5 replies)
... I call it this based on the Droopy cartoon character. My face is usually affected on one side at a time with most of "droopy face" on my right side. ... (5 replies)
... Since I remember I have this burning pain in the left site of my body. This include left leg, lower abdomen, left upper back, left arm, left neck, and a WHOLE face this include my tongue also. ... (7 replies)
... tingling all over my body. Had to go to the ER because my face and mouth starting tingling also. The ER doctor started asking me if anyone in my famliy has MS. ... (1 replies)
... e chance you have of not getting full use of these limbs back although everyone is different in regards to their disease. I spent all of April of this year with numbness growing more and more in the left side of my face. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Everyone,
It has been almost 2 years and I am still without a diagnosis. My problem started when I started losing my balance and falling. This was followed shortly by severe muscle spasms (myoclonus) which left me unable to walk. The Dr. who saw me in the ER that night automatically summed up that it was either MS or ALS. He did send me for a CT scan to rule out a... (6 replies)
... of which I have had for sometime. One is more active right now and is probably the source of the face numbness that I have. ... (47 replies)
... Anxiety can cause these random things to happen off and on. Stop searching numbness and looking for answers and if it continues, go back to your doctor and ask him to either find out what is causing it, or refer you to someone who will... ... (5 replies)
... Multiple scoliosis so I went to the doctor. He told me that it wasn't MS but did no test to determine that. He said he thinks it was nerve damage or anxiety. The numbness comes and goes probably 2 times a week and last a few hours. It happened one time when I was 18 and ,now 21, happens about 2 times a week. ... (5 replies)
... lodynia, and serveral other less than lovely symptoms. I have had a completely numb spot on my foot that no one can explain for years. Its typical for me to have numbness in my body parts at different times. ... (1 replies)
... all fine too. So i kinda let the numbness slide abit as felt it was related to the nerve bruising the doctor's said i had in 2006. ... (8 replies)
... Make sure you tell your doctor your mri was denied, sometime just changing the diagnose code will work. (20 replies)
... NCV test done when I had the numbness because at the same time I had the face numbness I also had arm numbness so asked the Neuro for theses tests. Thats when I found out I had Neck,Back and wrist radiculopathies. ... (20 replies)
... for me, a day after I posted I ended up not being able to walk without stumbling, my face was killing me and I just basically felt like a limp dishrag. I ended up in the hospital with 4 days of IV steroids. ... (4 replies)
... :wave: Welcome.
In 1982 I lost the total use of my right arm from my shoulder down. It took a good 6 months until I could start moving it again. I often get numbness on the right half of my upper body (my face cycles through a lot) and the left half of my lower body, but not at the same time. MS has affected my hand coordination and my left leg has been permanently... (8 replies)