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Might a pinched nerve in neck heal itself?

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Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Pinched nerve

It is certainly possible for a pinched nerve to "heal.
" in many cases, pinched nerves are caused by herniated discs, and these can heal/resolve with time - once the herniated disc has resolved, the nerve is no longer pinched.

In brief: Pinched nerve

It is certainly possible for a pinched nerve to "heal.
" in many cases, pinched nerves are caused by herniated discs, and these can heal/resolve with time - once the herniated disc has resolved, the nerve is no longer pinched.
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