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A 48-year-old male asked:

what are the cause , symtoms and treatment of intercoastal neuralgia?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery 29 years experience
Nerve blocks do help: Nerve root blocks or radiofrequency ablation may help. Lots of online info available about this condition. For starters you may want to read http://www.Localhealth.Com/article/intercostal-neuralgia.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Viral source: Most often caused by a virus.Shingles may also cause intercostal neuralgia.

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