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Should I be concerned with a numb face and a droopy eye?

Any time that you have new symptoms of numbness on one side of your face and changes in appearances, you should be concerned. These can be indicators for a more serious problem. If the onset of these symptoms is sudden, seek medical care emergently. If the onset has been gradual, you should seek medical care with your primary care provider as soon as you notice them.

These are symptoms that should not be ignored. 

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