Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness 17 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 17 conditions that can cause Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness.
  1. Migraine Headache
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness.
  1. Neurological Disease
  2. Stroke
  3. TIA
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness.
  1. Mononeuritis Multiplex
  2. Multiple Sclerosis
  3. Scuba Injuries
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Facial Numbness (unilateral) and Facial Weakness.
  1. Acoustic Neuroma
  2. Brain Tumor
  3. Cerebral Aneurysm
  4. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  5. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  6. Neurosyphilis
  7. Syphilis
  8. Toxoplasmosis
  9. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  10. Vascular Brain Tumors

Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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