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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frances Dyro
54 years experience Neurology
The : The treatment of nerve damage depends on just what the damage is. If a nerve is severed the treatment would most likely be surgical. If nerve damage i ... Read More
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Dr. Catherine Willner
35 years experience Neurology
May depend: Specifically what nerve/s and how damaged but the va should at least help with assessing if B12 or other nutritional issues. There are newer techniqu ... Read More

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A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Surgery: Best option is surgery if you have not had symptoms for long time. Time damages the nerve and once the nerve is liberated it starts to heal, to a cer ... Read More
Dr. David Tuckman
23 years experience Hand Surgery
Medications: If there is pressure on the nerve from a condition such as carpal tunnel surgery can help to allow the nerve to heal. Once there is nerve damage nothi ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Mass
46 years experience Hand Surgery
Rest or surgery: If the nerve is bruised, rest it. If cut fix it.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
19 years experience Hand Surgery
Did it cut the nerve: If so go see hand surgeon asap.
Dr. Ralph Rosato
36 years experience Plastic Surgery
Nerve damage. : If the puncture cut the nerve it may mend itself but this is rare. Surgery will be required to repair the nerve. If the nerve is only partially injure ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Mass
46 years experience Hand Surgery
Needs fixing: If you have nerve damage fro a puncture wound you have at least a partial laceration of the nerve. You need to see a hand surgeon to get the appropria ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Alexander
62 years experience Rheumatology
Nerves heal w time: Nerve damage will heal unless nerve is severed or irreversibley damaged (axonal death) where the thumb wont oppose the little finger. It will otherwis ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aileen Shieu
20 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: If the damage does not cause the nerve to be completely cut, then healing can occur. If a nerve has been cut, it will need to be reconnected in order ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Facial nerve: Unless the nerve was severely damaged by injury or surgery, the facial nerve inflammation and facial paralysis often recovers in time. It may take a f ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Wang
Dr. Gary Wang answered
40 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Nerve damage heal: There are different type of nerve damage. If it is just demyelinating injury (damage the peel of nerve), it would need a few weeks to heal after the e ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
27 years experience Pulmonology
Yes: If the nerve damage is to skin and muscle the nerve may take a long time to regrow. Sometimes numbeness or neuropathic (nerve related) pain may take ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: It depends on the type and severity of the damage.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Variable: If the nerve is cut and repaired at the original surgery, the prognosis is usually good, but recovery can take about one year. This is because the ner ... Read More
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