A 35-year-old female asked:
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suspected mononeuritis multiplex. i was told to go to neurologist asap. i can't get in to one for 10 days is this ok to wait?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It should be okay to wait for 10 days to see a neurologist but if you primary care doctor feels that you have this condition, they may want to start you on steroids before the neurology appointment.
Answered on Jan 16, 2015

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