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Wisdom tooth extraction and numbness in the tongue - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   Hi
Doctor :   For health information Please fill these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   thank you,
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   Age 24+ male, working as an Embedded Engg
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   go ahead with the medical query
User :   I got removed my wisdom tooth over 2 months back
Doctor :   ok
User :   every thing is cured, but i still i didn't get the sensation/recognistion of taste on that side of my tongue
Doctor :   r u having this problem since u got removed
Doctor :   or u recently noticed
User :   that's my left side of the face. Its observed since removed
Doctor :   ok
User :   i consulted that same dentist, he given the medication of Neurobion tab (Vitamin B+Ve)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have numbness or mouth and lips?
User :   I think only on my tongue. i can sence mouth and lips are responding well
Doctor :   ok good
Doctor :   do u have weakness
Doctor :   in jaw?
User :   No
Doctor :   any other problem u have
User :   my right side of the tongue have no problems, its responce is same as before
Doctor :   i mean any other medical problems
Doctor :   ok
User :   No as of now.
Doctor :   post wisdom tooth removal
Doctor :   numbness in mouth and lips are seen
Doctor :   in some people
Doctor :   they are usually temporary
Doctor :   but some they stay for a while
Doctor :   some cases they are permanent
User :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest u to get examined by neurologist
Doctor :   since this two months old
Doctor :   if the root is deep
Doctor :   sometimes nerve roots
Doctor :   do get damage during removal
Doctor :   i need to examine
Doctor :   before i comment anything
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   continue with the vitamin
Doctor :   tablet and see a neurologist
Doctor :   if the problem persists
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   anything else u want to know
Doctor :   did i clear all ur doubts
User :   yes i filled
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we can fix appointment with neurologist
Doctor :   if u wish
Doctor :   so
User :   nothing else, i consulted same dentist once again he said do some mouth exercises and tab zenkovit and one tab for musseles...
Doctor :   ok
User :   What else be the cause...
Doctor :   i can think of any other cause
Doctor :   other than the one i already described
Doctor :   if ur problem persists please see neurologist at the earliest
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok thank you, can you suggest some body
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   yes
Doctor :   when would u like have appointment
Doctor :   which day
Doctor :   where are u located
User :   on weekends (sunday prefered)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where are u located in bangalore
User :   Malleshwaram Bangalore
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   bye
User :   thank you for the info bye
User :   have a great day
Doctor :   u too
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