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stretching exercises for the pudendal nerve

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Probably not: The most common cause of nerve entrapment is scar tissue. Inversion table won't help. Seek help of a pain specialist or urologist.
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Depends: If the nerve irritation is coming from higher up in the spinal cord, it may help. However, if the nerve impingement is in the buttock or pelvic area y ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Pudendal Nerve: Not really as it supplies the perineum, anal region.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Einar Ottestad
18 years experience Pain Management
Sure: Pudendal nerve blocks can be done by anatomic landmarks, ie internally by palpation, or by using fluoroscopy or ultrasound to see the landmarks. The p ... Read More
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Mainly by OB: It is used lost often by ob's in delivery of a baby.
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Yes: It can be peformed in many different ways with different medications. Can be done with or without radiographic guidance. www.pelvicpain.org www.puden ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Call two MDs: It isn't normal, but I can't explain it without more information. You need to call the anesthesiologist who did the procedure and the physician treat ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harry Dollahite
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it should: The pudendal nerve is a peripheral nerve enervating the perineal region. Contusion to this nerve can occur with a bicycle seat, horseback riding, or s ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: There are several anatomical planes between the two structures.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Swick
46 years experience Sleep Medicine
Nerve to genitals: This is a nerve that carries sensory information from the genital area to the brain and is part of the ability to urinate.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rare disorder : Persistent genital arousal disorder is very rare and the best treatment options are not always known. Pudendal nerve block is one of the treatment opt ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Bloome
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes : Pudendal nerve entrapment is an uncommon problem caused by compression of the pudendal nerve which is usually worsened with sitting. Symptoms can inc ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Yes: Pelvic examinations can aggrevate pudendal nerve irritation if you have a pre-existing nerve condition. Discuss with your physician ways to minimize t ... Read More

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