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can nerve damage to sciatic nerves repair/heal itself?

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Dr. Geraldine Goertzen
29 years experience Emergency Medicine
Maybe, maybe not: Nerve pain from sciatica almost always (over 90%) heals itself. Nerve damage is less predictable. Some nerve damage is reversible, but the healing process is very slow - years.
Answered on Feb 18, 2020
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