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Can a spinal cord stimulator cause pinched nerve ?

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Dr. Martin Morell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: If

Placed correctly should help with pinched nerve, sometimes they migrate (leads) go have them checked.

In brief: If

Placed correctly should help with pinched nerve, sometimes they migrate (leads) go have them checked.
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Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
Pain Management

In brief: Yes

It is possible for the leads to migrate therefore pinching a nerve.
Additionally, recently in the literature there have been cases of granuloma formation at the tip of the lead - this may also pinch a nerve. In either case pls seek help. Hope this helps.

In brief: Yes

It is possible for the leads to migrate therefore pinching a nerve.
Additionally, recently in the literature there have been cases of granuloma formation at the tip of the lead - this may also pinch a nerve. In either case pls seek help. Hope this helps.
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