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How is the nerve burnt for abdominal pain? What steps does it take?

How is the nerve burnt for abdominal pain? What steps does it take?

Celiac neurolysis?: Was that the proposed treatment? If yes, it involves injection of alcohol to destroy a nerve bundle that will take away sensation from where your abdominal pain emanates. ...Read more

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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Can nerve regrowth cause pain in the toe? And what can u do about the pain how long does it last for?

Can nerve regrowth cause pain in the toe? And what can u do about the pain how long does it last for?

Yes: Nerve regrowth can cause a burning type pain. Treatment for this includes maximizing your nutrition, and sometimes the use of nerve pain medications. These are Gabapentin and lyrica, (pregabalin) which can have side effects and are not appropriate for everyone. Good luck. ...Read more

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Muscle spasms and pain inside of the vagina. What is the cause and how long does it take to go away?

Muscle spasms and pain inside of the vagina. What is the cause and how long does it take to go away?

Depends: Many things can trigger muscle spasms. Sometimes we don't find the cause. Sometimes it can get better on its own..Sometimes not. For any spasm:heat, stretch, massage the vagina you have to get more creative. See a gyn for exam for other triggering causes. Treatment options may include pelvic physical therapy, acupuncture, medications oral or topical, nerve blocks, Botox injection, neurostim. ...Read more

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Does taking 20mg cyclobenzaprine at once to something bad for the liver? It is the only way to get relief with my back pain.

Does taking 20mg cyclobenzaprine at once to something bad for the liver?  It is the only way to get relief with my back pain.

Cyclobenzaprine: The recommended dose is 5- 10 mg 2-3 times /day for 2- 3 wks. It needs to be at lower dose for people with liver problem. Decision had to be made based on your other conditions and medications you are on. It is better to take lower dose with other modalities to control the pain. ...Read more

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A sprained tendon in the back of leg, how does it heal, and how long does it take to heal, also what exercise and treatment can be used?

A sprained tendon in the back of leg, how does it heal, and how long does it take to heal, also what exercise and treatment can be used?

Tendonitis: Tendons can take even longer than bones to heal, due to low blood supply. Typically up to 6 weeks.Initially rest ice and support wrap. Followed by gentle therapy which can include heat ultrasound and range of motion. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of nerve healing? How can I tell if my neuropathy is improving? How long does it take for nerves to heal?

What are the symptoms of nerve healing? How can I tell if my neuropathy is improving? How long does it take for nerves to heal?

See details: Nerves heal very slowly and often do not heal completely. The speed depends on the nerve involved and the severity of the injury. Symptoms of healing are reductions in the symptoms. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for appendicitis pain to move to the bottom right side of your stomach?

How long is it supposed to it take for appendicitis pain to move to the bottom right side of your stomach?

Maybe: A few hours. Can be 4-12 hours, but not all patients with appendicitis get the same feelings. While mid abdominal pain that moves to the right lower abdomen is a "classic" sign, not all people get that symptom. See a doctor if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Osteophyte what is it? is it disc? for how much period the time the antiflammation medicines relieve the pain?

Osteophyte what is it? is it disc? for how much period the time the antiflammation medicines relieve the pain?

1=bone spur. ..: ...due 2 inflammation or traction @ a ligament or tendon attachment. 2=not a disk per say but inflamed disks in disk disease can cause ostephytes. The NSAIDS R not pain pills but interfere with the inflam process. Some have longer half lives. Celebrex=one dose/24 hrs. Naproxin=2x/day. Ibuprofen=6hrs, dose 4x/day, or over 24 hours ...Read more

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Please help! what is the effects of dehydration and how long does it take for it to occur?

Please help! what is the effects of dehydration and how long does it take for it to occur?

Dehydration: The effects of mild dehydration (D) are weakness and dizziness. More severe D effects are passing out. The time D takes to cause these symptoms is variable. If a patient has repeated nausea and vomiting, or excessive fluid losses, the time for symptoms to occur is more rapid than if the patient were merely denied access to fluids and how well hydrated the patient was before the D started. ...Read more

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When does hypotony cause pain? Does it come and go? What is the best drug for hypotony headache?

Unpredictable: My experience is that hypotony that is intra ocular pressure less than 5, can be unpredictable. It's not uncommon for patients to acute low pressures post operatively and typically are asymptomatic aside from visual blurring. Pain from low pressure is usually in a chronic setting, that is years and usually associated with shrinking, blind eye. In those, yes, it can be intermittent. Best med ...Read more

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What is piriformis syndrome.What does it cause and how could you get relieved of.Does it cause pain in the whole leg.?Please help me.

Excellemt Question: Many cases, more than many doctors can imagine, of so called 'sciatica' and due to piriformis syndrome, which is a compression of the sciatic nerve as it travels thru buttock, into leg. A form of 'entrapment syndrome'. Clinical exam makes dx. My mantra: best diagnostic tool between the ears). Causes pain down lower leg; rx is specific stretching exercises+. C a trained physical therapist. ...Read more

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I don't want to take steriod shots for a pinched nerve because all it does is relieve the pain. It doesn't fix the problem.

I don't want to take steriod shots for a pinched nerve because all it does is relieve the pain. It doesn't fix the problem.

Well,...: It may if the nerve is being pinched from inflammation around where the nerve ravels through the joint...Decrease the inflammation, and improve your condition. Can the pain and inflammation come back,,-certainly, especially if you remain very active and do activities that will predispose you to aggravating the area. Check with your Dr. depending on the severity of your specific case. Best wishes ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for symptoms of a hernia to show up after the muscles are strained?

How long is it supposed to it take for symptoms of a hernia to show up after the muscles are strained?

Not related: Muscle strain does not cause a hernia to form. Muscle strains resolve with local heat, rest and anti-inflammatory medication (ibuprofen). Hernias are a weakness through the abdominal wall, do not heal on their own, and are not related to a strain injury. ...Read more

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Wat is the best way to treat sciatica pain and does running affect it?

Wat is the best way to treat sciatica pain and does running affect it?

Mostly Time: 90% with sciatica due to disc herniation get better without surgery independent of any specific treatment -time is biggest healer. Treatment can include: medication, injections, activity modification, physical therapy, acupuncture & chiropractic. Regular exercise in terms of cardiovascular/stretching/core(stomach-back-leg) strengthening while stqying trim & not smoking. Running fine if no pain ...Read more

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I get ruq abdominal many docts don't know the cause. I see a pain mang doct nerve blockd not wrking next step is to burn the nerve how is it done? Help

I get ruq abdominal many docts don't know the cause. I see a pain mang doct nerve blockd not wrking next step is to burn the nerve how is it done? Help

See below.: If your pain management doctor is doing nerve blocks, he would only perform radiofrequency ablation if the blocks were working and he/she thought it wise to do something with longer-lasting results. Certainly he/she would be able to provide patient education materials that would help you understand the procedure. ...Read more

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How serious is a left to right shunt and what will it take to repair it?

How serious is a left to right shunt and what will it take to repair it?

Depends: On the size and degree of shunting as well as the presence osf associated symptoms such as shortness of breath, arrythmias or neurologic symptoms. An echocardiogram is extremely helpful . See your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does it take for atrophic testes to lose function, how long is the process and what are the symptoms if caused by hernia repair?

How long does it take for atrophic testes to lose function, how long is the process and what are the symptoms if caused by hernia repair?

Few weeks: If the hernia surgery caused the atrophy, the the reason was that the blood supply of the testicle was compromised , it will cause the testicle to atrophy within the first three months, generally speaking there are no symptoms. ...Read more

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How is the nerve burnt for abdominal pain? What steps does it take?

Celiac neurolysis?: Was that the proposed treatment? If yes, it involves injection of alcohol to destroy a nerve bundle that will take away sensation from where your abdominal pain emanates. ...Read more

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What should I take for upper abdominal pain?

Find cause 1st-C MD: Many different diseases can cause abdominal pain, some mild, others serious. It is impossible to make even an educated guess without better-understanding the type, duration, and frequency of your pain; what brings it on, what relieves it; your age, sex, past history; physical examination findings; results of supportive tests which may include blood tests +/- x-rays. We can only do this in-person. ...Read more

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What can I take for severe upper abdominal pain which radiates to my back?

Abdominal pain: Have to determine what is pain related to first. For example is pain worse after eating? If ted maybe related to gallstones. If pain is better after eating maybe related to ulcer disease. If pain radiates to shoulders the heart related so best thing is to talk to private doctor. ...Read more

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I am having a right upper abdominal pain c grade 2 tenderness for 3 days now. what could this be and what medications should i take?

I am having a right upper abdominal pain c grade 2 tenderness for 3 days now. what could this be and what medications should i take?

Needs evaluation: Abdominal pain is a nonspecific finding. Well many may think that the right upper quadrant is only for gallbladder pain, could be for many different issues. If the pain is severe, you should seek a proper evaluation by your primary care provider. If this is not available, consider a trip to an urgent care center or emergency room. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I am sufferin from nausea upper abdominal pain and fever chills at night since 1 week what may be the cause and what should I take toget relief plz su?

Abdominal pain: See a doctor. Abdominal pain with fever usually signals an infection, which could be bacterial or viral in nature and may require antibiotics. Where you live, the risk of typhoid and dengue exist. Worm infestation is also a possibility. Do not try to self treat at this point, a full evaluation is warranted. ...Read more

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I have bad upper abdominal pain should I take Prilosec it has been accruing for 3 days now with diarrhea and vomiting?

Chest/Abdominal Pain: Do you notice it with a meal? What is the pain like. Reflux can present this way in which case a trial of Prilosec would be reasonable. However, there could be other causes. ...Read more

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My 11 yr old has been complaining of upper abdominal pain and states it hurts her to cough or take a deep breath ... Last night she ran a fever of 102?

My 11 yr old has been complaining of upper abdominal pain and states it hurts her to cough or take a deep breath ... Last night she ran a fever of 102?

Abdominal pain: I am concerned about her cough, fever and abdominal pain, your child should be evaluated for pneumonia. How long has she had the cough and is there any vomiting associated with this illness? I would recommend you make an appointment with her doctor or take her to urgent care. ...Read more

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Is there something I can take OTC to help with upper abdominal pain? I have been experiencing a painful/burning sensation in my upper abdomen for about 36 hours. It comes and goes and is more intense around 20 minutes after a meal. I’ve tried Pepcid and G

Is there something I can take OTC to help with upper abdominal pain? I have been experiencing a painful/burning sensation in my upper abdomen for about 36 hours. It comes and goes and is more intense around 20 minutes after a meal. I’ve tried Pepcid and G

? GERD: Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease, or peptic ulcer, I see you tried antacids , you may want to try a PPI as Omeprazole, OTC, but read the labels carefully and don't exceed recommended dosage. More importantly is to avoid excessive fats, caffeinated beverages, drink more water, etc.. if you still suffer , see your doctor for assessment, good luck ...Read more

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I am experiencing stomach upset, upper abdominal pain, tender abdomen and passing gas. I am 3 weeks postpartum. It hurts also when I take deep breaths. Is this normal?

I am experiencing  stomach upset, upper abdominal pain, tender abdomen and passing gas. I am 3 weeks postpartum. It hurts also when I take deep breaths. Is this normal?

Exam needed: These symptoms warrant an abdominal examination by a physician urgently. They could be due to acute gastritis, peptic ulcer, gall bladder or pancreatic inflammation. Irritation/inflammation of the diaphragm explains the discomfort with a deep breath. Examination in the emergency room is advised as prompt evaluation and testing is available. ...Read more

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What leads to upper abdominal pain?

What leads to upper abdominal pain?

Many things: Could ne ulcer or gastritis which is inflamed stomach could be reflux or gallbladder problem diet and anti acid different test including upper endoscopy could clear the confusion. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain, what is there?

Upper abdominal pain, what is there?

Lots: Literally-- esophagus, stomach, colon, pancreas, gallbladder, spleen, diaphragm. Occasionally even lung/ cardiac issues can masquerade as abdominal pain. Need more specifics i'm afraid. ...Read more

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What are causes of upper abdominal pain?

Many possibilities..: Possible causes of upper abdominal pain include gallbladder disease, ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome, intestinal cancer, etc. I advise you to see your doctor for further evaluation including a thorough medical history, physical examination, blood tests, and possible ultrasound, ct scan, or even upper endoscopy, depending on the above information. ...Read more

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What are the causes of upper abdominal pain?

What are the causes of upper abdominal pain?

Watch your diet: Abdominal pain upper right or left could indicate gallbladder disease it depend on if the pain is associated with food it can be caused by constipation as well watch your bowel movement it can be caused by irritable bowel syndrome that can cause bloating and pain secondary to spasm in the intestine triggered by food or stress. ...Read more

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What is abdominal epigastric pain radiating for?

Peptic disease: Pyloprospasm (spasm of valve between stomach and duodenum), peptic ulcer disease or pancreatic issues. Try mylanta or Prilosec and if not better, then see your physician. ...Read more

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Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Depends: Without knowing more, it is difficult to say what the cause is, however it can be related to your gallbladder (gallstones) or stomach (ulcer disease). You should contact your pcp to gather more information and possibly run some tests like an ultrasound. ...Read more

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What to do for upper abdominal pain!?

Abdominal pain: There are numerous causes of abdominal pain. Best bet is to see your doctor to help sort it out. ...Read more

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What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

Many: Need more history and information. Possibilities would be heartburn from reflux, stomach inflammation (gastritis), stomach ulcer, gallbladder, pancreatitis, and other possibilities. Would need to see a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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I'm having upper abdominal pain.Need help, 911?

Can't help: Unless more detail. If pain is severe go to the emergency department for work-up. If not so severe, see your pcp and in either case provide more details. How long have you had this. Is it made worse or better by anything. Is there any associated symptoms etc. ...Read more

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