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Is it possible to pinch a facial nerve from sleeping wrong?

I woke up 3 days ago, with the my bottom lip numb on the right side. It's only in my lip, not gums, not tongue, not chin, jaw, cheek...

No discoloration. No weakness. No history of cancer. No stroke symptoms. No MS. No swelling, allergies, nothing. Literally just lip numbness but it is FREAKING me out...no dental work lately. No infection. No pain.

Could I have slept super wrong on my belly and pinched a nerve?
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