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A 38-year-old member asked:

how permanent can nerve damage be?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Rheumatology 52 years experience
Very permanent: Your question is not open to an answer because you offer no specifics. What nerve? How severe is the involvement?

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A 47-year-old member asked:

Is there a cure for L4 - L5 permanent nerve damage?

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Dr. Gary Golden
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
sorry no: If damage confirmed by ncv/emg tesring. No possible cure. Try to strengthen remaining muscles.
Canada
A 20-year-old male asked:

Can excessive kegeling cause permanent nerve damage in a week?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Not lIkely: No. That does not sound like any real or possible outcome of simple contracting a muscle.
A 38-year-old member asked:

What do you suggest if my frenulum is numb: permanent nerve damage or will it heal?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology 19 years experience
Frenulum?: Which frenulum are you referring to? How did it become numb? Most frenulum numbness can recover in time.
A 33-year-old member asked:

My frenulum is numb: Could it be permanent nerve damage or will it heal?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology 19 years experience
Which frenulum?: Which frenulum are you talking about? How did it become numb? Trauma may cause this, but this normally heals. Most causes of this symptom recover.
Southfield, MI
A 42-year-old female asked:

How would someone know if they have severe peripheral nerve damage or permanent nerve damage?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Let a Dr eval it: The most trustworthy way would be a good evaluation by a Dr. You might start w/ your GP or find an appropriate neurologist. Best!

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