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    This is bugging me

    This is bugging me.
    I have a sty ( correct spelling?) in my eye. Ok so no biggie,but then my face was swelled up, the right side of it and was numb so I checked with the doc, who asked if I had a tooth ache ect, she really didnt relate the sty with my face being stiffed, a bit numb and swelled up.
    She put me on an antibitic, one week later, my sty is not so big but the right side of my face is still numb.
    Im starting to worry, but I shouldnt be since she didnt seem so worried right?

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    Amputate!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    Amputate!
    the whole face?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    Amputate!
    I can recommend some specialists.
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    well, I considered a new face these days anyway, so sure, who wants to do the cutting?
    is there a doc in the house?

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    I was thinking , from the neck up

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    Seriously... If you do have a sty, try hot compresses should make that sucker drain like Niagra Falls!

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    Quote Originally Posted by blonduathlongrl
    is there a doc in the house?
    I've been a practicing amateur gynecologist for some years now. That count?
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    Wonder if the swelling is putting pressure on nerves.


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    Seriuosly, BDG, if the stye has lasted for more than three days see an Ophthalmologist or return to the doctor. Better to be safe than sorry.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jfblodi
    I've been a practicing amateur gynecologist for some years now. That count?
    And you eat your mistakes too, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jfblodi
    I've been a practicing amateur gynecologist for some years now. That count?
    depends, first my friends are I will have to examine your surgical tool, to confirm proper sanitarisition, you have after all practiced for years you said.

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    Notice they call it 'practicing'? Think they'll ever get it right?

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    Is it a sty or a chalazion?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bockman
    Is it a sty or a chalazion?
    yes that's what they said it was...
    i thought the swelling of my right cheek was caused by it and the numbness was because of the swelling, it'snot swelled up anymore but my check and nose are numb. maybe it's the infection travelling?

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    Isn't a sty where you keep pigs... or what my Mom used to say my room looked like...

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    Quote Originally Posted by crtreedude
    Isn't a sty where you keep pigs... or what my Mom used to say my room looked like...
    I have a pig in my eye!???
    now that explains all the eating Ive been doing!

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    I think this guy delivered them.
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    This isn't something to mess around with, there are some big nerves on the side of the face which control the mouth and I think lower jaw. If there is sufficient swelling (i.e., pus) pressing on the nerves then that may be the cause of the numbness. NOTE: I am NOT a doctor, I just had a really bad chalazion once.
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    You should have x-rays done. It could still be an infection in your gums causing it.

    Or a cockroach laid some eggs under your skin...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind
    Wonder if the swelling is putting pressure on nerves.


    Are you drooling yet??
    Yeah, could be pressure. I agree, get it checked again.
    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

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    2nd opinions never hurt.
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    Her mom dresses her funny too.

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