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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Canlas
30 years experience Pain Management
Pain & neuro consult: It is important to note which rib was removed, what level and for what reason. Did the pain occur after this procedure? Were you under general anesthe ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
39 years experience Pain Management
Sciatic pain: I assume you mean sciatic nerve pain. There are lots of potential causes for this but if it has been going on for more than a couple of days i would c ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Mispelled: Spelled sciatic. Pinched nerve in back from spur or disc herniation.
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Dr. Jeffrey Gross
29 years experience Neurosurgery
Sciatic nerve pain: Sciatic nerve pain refers to pain generally from the buttock to the back of the thigh (and sometimes beyond) involving some part of all of that nerve. ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
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Pressure on the nerv: That begs the question ... Where is the pressure? It could be local, positional like you are sleeping on your arm or in the spinal cord. >90% it is b ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Can give it a try!: Nerve pain can be due to a long list of things. In anatomic compression/entrapment, other treatment modalities are recommended. If due to neuropathy o ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
depends on cause: Treatment depends on the cause of the nerve problem and how long standing it is as well as your age and health. Also the severity of the nerve injury ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Can: Depends on the etiology of the nerve pain. If the nerve was injured by compression and the compression resolves, then most likely it will resolve. Sa ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
35 years experience Neurology
Neuralgia: Pain from an injured or abnormally functioning nerve is often deep and aching, throbbing, jabbing, sometimes like a shock, stinging or burning or a se ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Nerve pain: Nerve pain is understood but what is "raw"? Does that mean bad or something else? Nerve pain is best treated with anticonvulsants, tricyclics, snris, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Specialist: In my opinion managing severe neurogenic discomfort requires the expertise of a specialist in pain management.
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Dr. Gavin h Zipp
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See a doctor: There are numerous possible reasons for this and any reasonable Doctor would advise you that you need to make an appointment to see a Doctor asap. Go ... Read More

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