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Posted by: anon | 2012/08/07

pins and needles

Hi Doc,

I am 25 years old and I recently started getting a pins and needles feeling on the right hand side of my chin, it is not numb just random bursts of pins and needles. Is this something to be concerned about?

Thanks so much for your time

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Pins and needles can be a sign of irritation of the nerve supplying the side of the face. I suggest that you consult your doctor for an examination and a possible referral to a neurologist, in order to have conductive studies done, to determine where the nerve is irritated.

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Dr Anrich

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