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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Injections.: Nerve, spinal nerve roots, and medial branch blocks (for facet joints) are injections done using a local anesthetic to determine if a specific nerve, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience in Anesthesiology
Different options: There are different kinds. When used for surgery, they make the part of the body numb--for example, they are often used for shoulder surgery. Often a ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience in Neurology
Please clarify: What places?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience in Neurology
Depends: Complicated question as nerves can heal with the right energy, and nutrients and appropriate protection and use of the injured area. Best to discuss ... Read More
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience in Neurology
Shoulder pain: Shoulder pain can be caused by a spinal nerve entrapment or irritation at the level of exit through the neural foramen in spinal column. The pain nay ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Severed nerve: Loss of function of the areas it supplies, if it is the only or main supply to that area.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Nerve entrapment: In most cases, yes, depending on the cause & the location. For example, if the cause is obesity, weight reduction is the goal. If by compression o ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience in Neurology
The cranial nerves: The cranial nerves may be given a number (roman numeral I-XII) or a name (their names are, in order: olfactory, ophthalmic, oculomotor, trochlear, ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Zeitler
38 years experience in Anesthesiology
Injection of local: It is when local anesthesia is used to numb a nerve or group of nerves (plexus). It usually entails knocking out the motor component as well as senso ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience in Neurology
Yes: First, be sure you are minimally physically active every day. Then, look up "mindfulness-based stress reduction". Try to do at least five minutes tw ... Read More

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