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... ave been having muscle spasms in my neck that hurt sometimes. The doctor said I have a muscle strain in my neck. I've also been having this on and off feeling of facial numbness and pins and needles on just the left side of my face mostly on the cheek area. ... (7 replies)
... Hi I have a right c7 c8 radiculopathy bilateral L5 radiculopathy and mild bilateral carpal tunnels and I am experiencing numbness and tingling of my left side face and my scalp and left arm. As well as muscle twitching which started after the numbness. ... (16 replies)
Facial Numbness
Jan 25, 2011
... C3 could possibly cause numbness of the cheek area? ... (4 replies)

... Hate to agree with your doc but your face problems are not from the neck problems. I'm not saying that neck problems NEVER cause facial numbness but your problem is at C6-7 and those nerves go to the arm. The nerves that do serve part of the face are at C3-4 and the nerves that go to the scalp are at C2-3.....well above the area that you have a problem. Also, most nerves... (16 replies)
... It would take quite a while for the numbness to go away. ... (17 replies)
... hi neuro i had acdf w/donor bone and plate on may 6 th 2004 and im still in pain and have a new problem that i thought would go away but it has not i also have numbness on the left side of my face and neck pain and a headache like feeling in the back of my neck i have been complaining to the neurosurgueon since the surgury but he said its a normal healing process that the... (7 replies)
Facial Numbness
Jan 31, 2011
... and I totally forgot to ask him about the right cheek numbness I get now and then. I did find out, though, that I have weakness in my right hand. ... (4 replies)
Facial Numbness
Jan 26, 2011
... Thanks, Jenny! I'm so sorry you're having all that new pain. I just read another post of yours stating this new pain is making you sick, so sorry! If it's not one thing, it's another. I'm definitely getting ready for more snow.....when will it ever end??? We were only supposed to get rain here today, but that was wrong. We got some snow, very wet snow and now it's all... (4 replies)
... and that way my neck is more comfortable in a bent forward position. I guess sometimes I must move around at night and wake up in the wrong position with the arm numbness and other symptoms. I also use those heat patches a lot. ... (17 replies)
... aw yes, hair flipping; I haven't hair flipped in so many years due to this cspine horror. Had to change hair styles and found something I am happy with that isn't terribly short, yet noflipping involvement. Also, after 6 years, I don't flinch, startle outwardly or respond to anyone who says, 'quick, look at.....' Immediately, I learned to turn mostly from the waist with... (17 replies)
... doctors and they all just tell me it's a muscle strain. No one wants to give me an MRI or anything like that because my only symptom is neck pain and on and off numbness in my face. ... (7 replies)
... herniation with attendant shoulder pain numbness in my feet. Three weeks ago my NS said surgery ASAP he scared me quite a bit. I now have gathered my courage and will see him tomorrow to fix a date. ... (9 replies)
... tingling that you are experiencing ONLY within that facial area? ... (3 replies)
... other symptoms like insufferable headaches, pain between the shoulder blades, nausea, etc. which i understand are typical for my injury, but when i discussed the facial and scalp numbness with the previous NS i saw, he said it is not typical and may indicate a vertebral artery oclusion which scared me to death. ... (9 replies)
... I have cervical stenosis caused by bone overgrowth, ligament thickening, and disc herniations and I also get numbness in my face now and then. So far, though I've only had it on the right side of my face. ... (5 replies)
... pain. Jennybyc's discussion on the anatomy and possible cause for that numbness and pain sounds reasonable to me. I had ACDF with a plate surgery about six and a half weeks ago. ... (9 replies)
... The problem you are talking about with the numbness in your scalp and face comes from a much higher area...C2 and C3. I know. ... (9 replies)
... done an actual best done WITH a contrasting agent type of MRI on your brain, they have NO real clue yet just what 'could be' the more underlying reason FOR that facial sensory loss. ... (16 replies)
... Hi Binx - Welcome aboard! It is amazing how much you will be able to learn from people like Jennybyc. I am relatively new to this board too and quickly realized just how much information and help was available just for the asking and reading. I can't imagine anyone being able to give a more understandable explanation of laminoplasty than Jennybyc just did. I hadn't read... (9 replies)
... Cheers and a half!!! A terrific post and it sounds as if you do indeed have very similar symptoms. What specifically did your MRI show? Where are your problem nerves? Etc? As far as how I am doing today? Well, I am VERY happy to say that I continue to see a light at the end of the tunnel. (258 replies)




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