Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
195 Doctors are Online

Numbness on the face, burning sensation in the eye. Are these connected?

hi,i have something in my lower jaw bone that is sitting on the main nerve in my face an they say if they where to investigate sergically it would leave 1 side of my face numb, but i keep getting a what they call shiggals on my chin it starts with a burning sensation then turns to a scab but this time the burning was in my right eye and the side of my face ,could the 2 be connected.thank you
Asked On : Wed, 23 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  43
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Drug/Medication
Medical Topics
Emergency Medicine Specialist 's  Response
HI
THANKS FOR YOUR QUERY
AS YOU DESCRIBED YOUR SYMPTOMS INDICATES A CONDITIONS KNOWN AS TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA

SYMPTOMS INCLUDES--
Your primary care physician, a neurologist, or a pain specialist may be involved in your care.

Certain medicines sometimes help reduce pain and the rate of attacks. These medicines include:

Anti-seizure drugs (carbamazepine, gabapentin, lamotrigine, phenytoin, valproate, and pregabalin)

Muscle relaxants (baclofen, clonazepam)

Tricyclic antidepressants (amitriptyline, nortriptyline, or carbamazepine)
Answered: Wed, 23 Jan 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
 

 

Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor