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Hi Doc, I have another question. Portion of my scalp

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Posted on Mon, 4 Feb 2019
Question: Hi Doc, I have another question. Portion of my scalp gets numbness- i was wondering if it could be nerves because my neck has issues! everything else feels normal. I'm not slurring or any migraines just the weird numbness in one little spot on my scalp. please help.
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (30 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Take a vitamin B 12 supplement

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Numbness could be related to nerve compression, perhaps due to your underlying neck issues. I suggest you to take an oral vitamin B 12 supplement e.g 750 -1500mcg per day for a few weeks.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance
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Brief Answer: Take a vitamin B 12 supplement Detailed Answer: Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Numbness could be related to nerve compression, perhaps due to your underlying neck issues. I suggest you to take an oral vitamin B 12 supplement e.g 750 -1500mcg per day for a few weeks. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance