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I had a lumbar sympathetic block for my leg yesterday at my pain clinic. Am I cured?

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In brief: Blocks

If you were in pain before the treatment and now the pain has subsided, hopefully it worked.

In brief: Blocks

If you were in pain before the treatment and now the pain has subsided, hopefully it worked.
Dr. Noahleen Betts
Dr. Noahleen Betts
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Dr. Darrell Herrington
Family Medicine

In brief: Maybe

Cure is a difficult thing to achieve.
Your benefit may only be temporary, depending on the underlying diagnosis. But even if only helpful for 3-6 months, resolution of pain by that method me be better than the alternatives.

In brief: Maybe

Cure is a difficult thing to achieve.
Your benefit may only be temporary, depending on the underlying diagnosis. But even if only helpful for 3-6 months, resolution of pain by that method me be better than the alternatives.
Dr. Darrell Herrington
Dr. Darrell Herrington
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