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Painful numbness and burning in face and chest

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  • Posted By: michelle082881
  • March 15, 2010
  • 00:06 AM

hi thanks for looking at my post. for the past 8 wks now i have had numbness and burning in my left(now whole)side of my face that goes down my kneck and into my chest area..occassionally it'll go down my arms. I have been to the primary, the neuro(who wants to have an mri down but i cant due to having screws and plates in my face)who doesnt know jack. can anyone recommend another test that can be done to resolve this...or can anyone recommend someone who takes govt insurance that is willig to find out what this is...im in illinois thanks for reading..any advice would be appreciated thanks

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