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my grand daughter upper right lip and face to the nose been

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my grand daughter upper right lip and face to the nose been twitching since friday 3 days ago. Within a few months the has had migrains that she cries, always clearing her throat loudly and is constantly sick and always complaining that her bones hurt.
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I am sorry to hear that your Grand Daughter has been in so much pain.

It sounds like the doctor have ruled out a lot of serious issues that might be causing her symptoms and, perhaps, it a just a migraine.

As such I suggest he next appointment be with a pediatric neurologist who specializes in headaches.

Another option, should you want to go this route, would be to take to a large University Teaching Hospital.

Why a Teaching Hospital? Because at an institution like that you could be evaluated and treated by a team of sub-specialists who are at the cutting edge of their respective fields. The best thing about these large teaching hospitals is that consultations are available with Professors and leaders in their field by just walking a few steps down the hall.

The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota is an excellent example of just such a place as this. That being said there are many excellent teaching hospitals all across the country and I am sure that there is one near your Grand Daughter.

Does this make sense to you?

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

My family has a history of asthma, diabetes and a grandnephew with autism as far as I know


I do not think those issues figure into what is currently going on with your Grand daughter.

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