recently had my wisdom tooth removed. everything was fine until 3 days later my entire left side of my face had partial numbness that went from my upper lip to the bottom of my eye. since than it feels like my left side of my face is partially numb and every now and than i get a burning sensation on my lips and part of my cheek.. ive been reading that TN can be brought on by dental work.. i really hope my gums are just still inflamed and they are pushing on a nerve or something.. this has turned my life upside down// i am constantly brushing my face or touching it. I believe that the damage was down when the dentist injected me with Novocaine. if the nerve was damaged is there a chance it could heal on its own over the next few months
ps: i also have complete numbness in my left side of tongueView Thread
thankyou for your response.. im mostly concerned that it may be Trigeminal Neuralgia damage because i awoke the other night to have my whole face feeling like it was burning. it was almost unbearable. it would come in waves and than just stop completely. i will be making an appointment with an oral surgeon. thankyou for the link and your timeView Thread
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