Neurological conditions
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neuralgia

FIONADTFIONADT Member Posts: 13 Listener
im curently have an episode of neurlaga in my face can anyone tell if if this is caused by my spinal stenosis  in my neck

thanks

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  • FIONADTFIONADT Member Posts: 13 Listener
    im curently expierencing  l neuralgia can spinal stenosis  in my neck be causing this
  • poppy123456poppy123456 Community champion Posts: 18,542 Disability Gamechanger
    HI,

    As we are not medically trained here i'm afraid we won't be able to give you any medical advice. I'd advise you to make an appointment to see your GP and they will help you.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • wilkowilko Member Posts: 2,116 Disability Gamechanger
    Poppy is right, see your GP who may refer you to a specialist at your local main hospital who may recommend further XRAYs or scans. 
  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Administrator Posts: 7,121 Scope community team
    Hi @FIONADT.
    How long has this episode lasted? Do you have a specialist that you see for your neuralgia? Is it possible to contact them, even via their secretary at all? It must be quite worrying when this happens and I hope they're able to give you some more information soon.
    Senior Community Partner
    Scope
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