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herpes leg nerve pain

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: There are a number if medications that are likely to help (lyrica, cymbalta, (duloxetine) lidoderm). Nerve blocks may help. See your doctor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Variable: Recovery from something like this can demonstrate significant variability, but in general, it's usually slow and steady over the course of several mon ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derron Wilson
25 years experience Pain Management
Unlikely: Leg nerve pain can come from a peripheral nerve issue or a central nerve issue such as a pinched nerve or sciatica. Pelvic issues would not be expect ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Usually not: Herpes causes pain where the rash breaks out, because that is where the nerve endings containing the viruses are. If there is testicle pain, a primary ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Partially : If your talking about circumferential pattern of pain wrapping around the leg, then likely not radiculopathy ("nerve pain from a pinched nerve"). But ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Get checked: If you feel pain AND weakness, then you may have nerve injury. Based on the information you provided, I can't be more specific regarding why you have ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
See neurologist: It is impossible to conclude anything from the information supplied Patients weight ,blood tests including sugar B12 etc, physical and neurological ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Siranush Cholakian
34 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: It is very successful and very wildly used for this type of conditions:.
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Juan Cucalon
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Pain: You may be experiencing a radicular compression by an herniated disk in your spine at the lumbar region. You should get an MRI of the lumbar region to ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Most come from a herniated disk in the low back and get better with time. Low impact aerobic exercise, over the counter or prescription medication, ba ... Read More
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