question-icon

Mouth younger very sore and numbness in face and fingertips

default
Posted on Mon, 14 Jan 2019
Question: Mouth younger very sore and numbness in face and fingertips
doctor
Answered by Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Probably vitamin B deficiency, follow the advice below.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

I understand your concern.

Your symptoms seem to be related to vitamin B deficiency.

Vitamin B can cause mouth ulcers and also affect the nerves.

It may cause peripheral neuropathy characterised by numbness.

I recommend you to do a complete blood count.

I also recommend to check the amount of folate, vitamin B-12 and vitamin C in your blood.

Meanwhile, I recommend you to take vitamin B-12 supplements.

I also recommend to make changes in your diet.

I suggest you to consume eggs, meat, legumes, seeds and nuts.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2013

Answered : 13479 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on

Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties

160 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM Blog Questions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Mouth younger very sore and numbness in face and fingertips

Brief Answer: Probably vitamin B deficiency, follow the advice below. Detailed Answer: Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. I understand your concern. Your symptoms seem to be related to vitamin B deficiency. Vitamin B can cause mouth ulcers and also affect the nerves. It may cause peripheral neuropathy characterised by numbness. I recommend you to do a complete blood count. I also recommend to check the amount of folate, vitamin B-12 and vitamin C in your blood. Meanwhile, I recommend you to take vitamin B-12 supplements. I also recommend to make changes in your diet. I suggest you to consume eggs, meat, legumes, seeds and nuts. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.