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Doctor insights on: Auriculotemporal Nerve

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Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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What symptoms does auriculotemporal neuralgia cause?

What symptoms does auriculotemporal neuralgia cause?

As follow: Pain in certain area of head including ear, throat, etc. It can mimic other conditions too, so let your physician go in details and decide. ...Read more

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How can I control my nerves?

How can I control my nerves?

Underlying Issues: You may need to get at the underlying issue of why you feel as if your nerves are out of control? It is always important if you have concerns about yourself to speak to your primary care doctor for a referral to a psychologist or therapist to help you learn ways to cope your nerves/stress. Medication has also been shown to be effective to help. There are also great books that may help as well. ...Read more

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What are the main nerves in the body?

Many nerves: The brain and spinal cord could be considered "main nerves" but there are also hundreds of other nerves throughout the rest of the body. You may want to look at these websites for an overview of some of the nerves: http://goo.Gl/muicxq http://www.Innerbody.Com/image/nervov.Html. ...Read more

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Do you have information on nerve blocks?

Do you have information on nerve blocks?

Check Out: Spine-Health.Com for different nerve blocks or procedures that your may need. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a nerves  breakdown?

Breakdown: Nerves breakdown is not a scientific term and therefore has many meanings. It implies some type of psychological problem that overwhelms a person and creates major difficulties in coping with life. ...Read more

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What are the effects of nerve system damage?

What are the effects of nerve system damage?

Very variable: Classical outcomes include weakness, paralysis, numbness, tingling, imbalance, incoordination, confusion and memory loss, emotional problems, sleep disorder, headaches, dizziness, seizure activity, etc. ...Read more

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How many nerve endings are there in the body?

Nerve endings: Just in the brain alone...There are 10 billion nerve cells with a estimated 60 trillion connections..., each nerve cell has one or more nerve ending, some with many. So considering there are many miles of other nerve cells outside the brain, consider it above the trillions., .. ...Read more

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Could partially severed nerves heal naturally?

Could partially severed nerves heal naturally?

Possible: Will take some time to heal in the order of months to years. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: nerve?

What is the definition or description of: nerve?

Wirelike: The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and also commands for function. ...Read more

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Is it possible to surgically remove pain nerves?

NO: All are inter-connected in some way.In the past, surgeons tried surgical sympathectomy, which did not decrease pain. Nerves do not respond well to being cut. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens when nerves are severed?

Please help! what happens when nerves are severed?

Muscle Weakness: It will take a long time for nerves to regenerate. If the nerves are not surgically re-connected, it becomes really hard for full function to return. Even with surgery there is evidence you may not get full recovery. ...Read more

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I am having the nerve taken out of my pappilia hopin it wil stop the pain ?

More details are nee: Your question can not be answered without more detail. ...Read more

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What are signs and symtoms of bad nerves example , pinching, icthing and so forth?

What are signs and symtoms of bad nerves example  , pinching, icthing and so forth?

Anxiety: I assume you are referring to anxiety when you say bad nerves. Anxiety is primarily produced by misperceptions of situations and interactions, sounding our alarm system to release stress hormones unnecessarily. Try using the free anti anxiety app for education, support and ongoing help to reduce anxiety. Best. ...Read more

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Could tea calm down your nerves?

Chamomille Tea: or sipping green tea is often calming. ...Read more

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Is fibromyalgia a nerve problem ?

Is fibromyalgia a nerve problem ?

No?: If i understand your question, then i would say that the answer is no. Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain state in which the nerve stimuli causing pain originates mainly in the muscle. A nice explanation of fibromyalgia can be found at http://fmaware.Org/pageserverccdf.Html?Pagename=fibromyalgia_science beware though, this is a very technical explanation. ...Read more

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How can I repair a severed nerve?

You cant: See a doc who specializes in this which would depend on the anatomical region involved. ...Read more

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How can you treat a trapped nerve?

Meds or surgery: Some nerve issues can be treated symptomatically with medications. But if the symptoms are significant or severe, there are some surgical procedures to free up or relocate the nerve. This depends on which specific nerve it is. See an orthopedic surgeon if the nerve is located in an arm or leg. ...Read more