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Do people with epidural hematoma have a lot of pain?

Do people with epidural hematoma have a lot of pain?

Likely: If the hematoma affects the nerves, as is likely, the person will have pain. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Epidural (Definition)

The epidural space is an anatomical space just outside the fluid filled sac that contains the spinal cord and brain. Anesthesiologists and pain physicians are skilled at placing needles or catheters (tubes) into this space in the spinal canal to administer medications. These medicines can treat the pain of surgery or labor. These medicines can also be used to treat chronic ...Read more


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Do people with meningioma have a lot of pain?

Do people with meningioma have a lot of pain?

No: Most meningioma patients have no symptoms. A few will have headaches and possibly seizures if the meningioma is large enough. They are often present for many years without difficulty and can be watched. ...Read more

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Do people with back trauma have a lot of pain?

Do people with back trauma have a lot of pain?

Back Trauma: Isa vague term is something fractured? Muscle strain. Back spsams a common reaction to back injuries can be very painful. ...Read more

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Do people with renal trauma have a lot of pain?

Varies: Depends on extent of injury. A high grade injury with large hematoma stretching the capsule will typically cause a lot of flank/ back pain, but an inordinate amount of worsening pain should be investigated by your doc for worsening of injury, infection, or missed injury. ...Read more

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Do people with hydrocephalus have a lot of pain?

Do people with hydrocephalus have a lot of pain?

Usually not: Chronic hydrocephalus is typically painless, but people who develop it very rapidly will sometimes complain of headache before exhibiting the more typical symptoms of lethargy and confusion. ...Read more

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Do people with sepsis have a lot of pain?

Do people with sepsis have a lot of pain?

Depends: Sometimes yes, sometimes no. It varies a lot. Sometimes people with sepsis have altered mental status which can impair the ability to feel pain. Most internal organs dont have receptors for pain, so any infection in this organs will be pain free. ...Read more

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Do people with pulpitis have a lot of pain?

Do people with pulpitis have a lot of pain?

Yes: Pulpitis is extremely painfull. If the disease is not treated the pain will subside eventually. This means the root canal nerve died. Not that infection is cured. You will still need a root canal treatment otherwise you can loose your tooth. ...Read more

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Do people with orbital cellulitis have a lot of pain?

Usually yes: Orbital cellulitis is a serious infection around the eye socket that causes severe redness, swelling and pain of the upper and lower eyelids. It is a serious infection that must be treated emergently and aggressively with antibiotics and sometimes surgical drainage. ...Read more

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Do people with subconjunctival hemorrhage have a lot of pain?

Do people with subconjunctival hemorrhage have a lot of pain?

Usually not: Subconjunctival hemorrhage is usually not painful at all. Some people experience an initial sharp pain that lasts for a few seconds, but aside from that, it should be painless. Persistent pain needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Do people with endomyometritis have a lot of pain?

Do people with endomyometritis have a lot of pain?

Endomyometritis: Women with endomyometritis typically have fever and associated rapid heart rate, midline lower abdominal pain, and uterine tenderness. They may also have chills, headache, malaise, or loss of appetite. I am not familiar with exactly how exquisite her belly pain may be. Considering the possible complications of endometritis, such as peritonitis or sepsis, pain might be the least of her concerns. ...Read more

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Do people with paralytic ileus have a lot of pain?

Do people with paralytic ileus have a lot of pain?

Highly variable.: Paralytic ileus describes dysfunction of the intestinal tract where the bowels "shut off" causing bloating, nausea+/-vomiting, and cramping pain. Ileus is always secondary to an underlying process in the abdomen (infection, intestinal surgery); therefore, there may be pain associated with the primary process, as well. Once the primary process is treated, intestinal function returns to normal. ...Read more

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Do people with femoral hernia have a lot of pain?

Do people with femoral hernia have a lot of pain?

Variable: The most common presentation is of a bulge just below the groin crease, typically with little-or-no pain. If intestine gets stuck in the hernia (strangulated), it can cause colicky abdominal pain, distention, and vomiting--this is a surgical emergency and requires immediate attention. We recommend elective repair of all femoral hernias due to the propensity for incarceration and strangulation. ...Read more

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Do people with priapism have a lot of pain?

Do people with priapism have a lot of pain?

Priapism: Not extreme pain but yes will have pain. The intercourse is painfull, and even when not having intercourse will still have pain. ...Read more

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Do people with tendonitis have a lot of pain?

Do people with tendonitis have a lot of pain?

Maybe: Tendonitis can be painful. How much depends on how severe and what body part is involved. ...Read more

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Do people with sarcoma have a lot of pain?

Do people with sarcoma have a lot of pain?

They can: Depending upon where the sarcoma is and what tissues are involved, patients with sarcoma may have pain. Often the pain resolves as the sarcoma responds to therapy but sometimes not. It is important that the oncologist know about any pain the patient may be having so that it can be addressed. There are many options available to treat pain. Pain is not a symptom to ignore/ put up with. ...Read more

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Do people with prostatectomy have a lot of pain?

Do people with prostatectomy have a lot of pain?

Not usually: Pain is not typically a prominent feature of prostatectomy (assuming you mean radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer). Pain may be slightly less with minimally invasive (robotic) approach vs. Traditional open surgery, but perhaps discomfort is a better term in either case. Significant pain may be a potential cause for concern. ...Read more

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Do people with shingles have a lot of pain?

Do people with shingles have a lot of pain?

Yes: Both during acute phase with rash , there is itching and discomfort----, and they can get post herpetic neuralgia, which is very painful. ...Read more

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Do people with angioedema have a lot of pain?

Not necesarily: Depends which part of the body is involved. Most of the cases you will feel itching and swelling. Scratching that area will lead to progressively worse swelling. ...Read more

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Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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Epidural Hematoma (Definition)

The brain is covered by meninges. With trauma, bleeding could occur underneath the coverings, such as a "subdural hematoma". With epidural, we have bleeding above the dura covering. May occur due to skull fracture over the temple which lacerates ...Read more


Dr. James Chapman
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Hematoma (Definition)

A condition in which there has been bleeding between the scalp and the skull, and the blood is trapped under the scalp, forming a blood-filled bulge. Can usually ...Read more