Orbital Floor Fracture and Numbness persists

I was hit in the eye a little over a month ago. I was diagnosed with a "blowout" fracture. My face is still numb on that side. Is this normal?

Doctor Answers 1

Will take time

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A blowout fracture causes trauma in the area of your infraorbital nerve. This injury can heal and improve over time.

Best to get a checkup and a scan to make sure the bone is not pressing onto the nerve.

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