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Under gone laser therapy for brain tumor on the right back of the head, electric shock like happening in the right side of mouth and front teeth. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   please proceed with the query
User :   doctor my mom is brain tumor patient and she had gone through laser therepy 10 yrs ago she had rcovered in decent way but she is getting shock like electric in her mouth and on front tooth on every span of 2 or 3 month pls guide me
Doctor :   Are you there.
User :   yep i am here
Doctor :   Only on one side
User :   yes mam she have tumor on lower right back head size approx .5mm
Doctor :   no the shock is in which side
User :   mam its on the right side of the face and teeth
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it could be because of the some vitamin deficiency too.
Doctor :   she didnt undergo any surgery on the brain other than laser?
User :   no mam and she undergoing with mri on countinious basis and there is no enlargement on tumor
Doctor :   Some times due the tumour ,post treatment patient may experience vision loss, difficulty in movements
User :   her treatment took place in aiims delhi
Doctor :   headache, personality changes
Doctor :   ok, she has done in good place
Doctor :   But again she needs to get evaluated whether it is affected any nerves.
Doctor :   you will have to discuss with neurologist
Doctor :   Does she show any other symptoms
Doctor :   like seizures
User :   no mam she is having only the problem of shok but not on countinous basis and in summer little bit vomiting and very little lazyness bcos she is taking drug on daily basis zeptol cr 20o the medicine
Doctor :   ok, why dont you do some blood tests like complete blood profile
Doctor :   Vit b12 lvels
User :   till date i did not get this advise from my neurologist
Doctor :   Vit b12 deficiency causes neuroloical deficits
Doctor :   so you can check it or refer your neurologist.
User :   then what
Doctor :   Right now you can do this, and go for clinical co relation
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have anymore queries.
User :   no
User :   thanks for your vital sugession
Doctor :   Kindly login for further medical queries.
User :   yep
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