A 38-year-old member asked:
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Nerve damage symptoms: leg weakness and numbness. Any way to treat this?

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Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
36 years experience in Neurosurgery
Yes: If there is mass lesion on your nerves such as a spur or disc- surgery would help. Otherwise therapy, meds, epidurals, tens unit etc would help.
Answered on Jun 26, 2014
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