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How old is your husband?
Does he have any chronic medical problems?
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Numbness and tingling in a limited area, such as the cheek and ear, is not as concerning as more diffuse numbness and tingling. The fact that he also does not have any other symptoms is also reassuring.
If he does not have any chronic medical problems, that would also mean that there is no condition to increase his risk for a stroke, although there is some risk for any 64 year old man.
The most common cause of localized numbness and tingling would be irritation of the local nerve, such as from inflammation. It would be fine to try an anti-inflammatory medicine, such as naproxen, to see if the symptoms improve. If the symptoms improve quickly, then there is less concern and no need to be seen, but if the symptoms do not improve quickly, it would be better for him to be seen
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I have not heard back whether the naproxen helped quickly.
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