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Does a lumbar sympathetic block help with excessive sweating of the feet? And pain

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Dr. William Jenkins
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes it helps

with both

In brief: Yes it helps

with both
Dr. William Jenkins
Dr. William Jenkins
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Dr. James Rotchford
I would rather say it could help and the benefits outweigh the risks. It sounds like there is are elements of Regional Pain Syndrome and while sympathetic blocks have been used effectively for same I think it important for all the options be explored prior to any surgical procedure.
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Feet

May be related to the spine procedure.
Please bring it to the attention of the doctor who did the work.

In brief: Feet

May be related to the spine procedure.
Please bring it to the attention of the doctor who did the work.
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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