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numbness of the tongue and lower lip

i a male of 24 yrs and i recently started to feel numbness of my tongue and of my lower lip. i don't know what may be causing this. can smoking cause this?
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Hello.

If you discontinue smoking, you may get the numbness on the tongue and the mouth area. Otherwise, you will have to look for vitamin deficiency aw a cause.

Do you have any other symptoms? Do you have migraine?

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If it is only a portion of your tongue and lip on only one side, it is possibly a high cervical subluxation or a migraine symptom.  For subluxation, see a Physical Therapist specialist in Manual Therapy, or a Chiropractor.  For a migraine see your doctor about trying Maxalt or other medication to prevent or ease the pain syptoms (symptoms).  Do you have any other symptoms?
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