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... I really hope it does work for you and it lessens your pain. I wish you lots of luck!! ... (5 replies)
... how long does the feeling last for? ... (5 replies)
... The DR has now suggested nerve block shots for my knee. I had them before prior to bach surgery but they truly did not work as my herniated disc was bulging too much. ... (6 replies)

... too bad he did not believe it and waited to send me to Pain Management Doctor for over a year. Nerve blocks are given for more than one condition. ... (6 replies)
... Laura, thank you for your insightful input on this subject. So sorry that your pain got much worse after one of your nerve blocks. From what you wrote, I understand that it is very important to find a highly skilled, knowledgable, competent RSD specialist to do the nerve blocks. ... (6 replies)
... Hello Sealover, you sure asked some good questions..I'm waiting to be approved for my first nerve block I was Dx a yr ago with RSD 5 drs have looked at me and they all agree with the Dx. ... (6 replies)
... worse as mine did, the Pain Management doctor will know you have RSD, but it could make it worse on a permanent basis so it is risky. If you have RSD you get a block in the spine for the lower extremity, and if you get them early enough and get several in a row it has been known to take away the RSD. ... (6 replies)
... Typically, for how long does a nerve block provide pain relief? ... (6 replies)
Nerve Block
Jan 23, 2013
... How long does the nerve block actually last? ... (14 replies)
... has booked me in for a nerve block this thursday. ... (0 replies)
... The cortisone shots I received caused permanent injury to that foot. I think the doctor who injected me hit a nerve with the needle and also injected the cortisone too deeply. ... (6 replies)
... Hoping it works better than last time, since that only minimized my pain for 20 mins. ... (5 replies)
... I am scheduled to have my first nerve block done on my right arm next week by a doctor I have never seen. ... (10 replies)
... I had my 5th ketamine infusion last week. We also did a nerve block at the same time. I am the 2nd patient he has tried this on, he is hoping they will have a synergistic effect making the ketamine last longer for me. ... (9 replies)
Jan 17, 2013
... I'm glad the nerve block worked for unand they caught it early. I have read that if they catch it early you have a better chance of not progressing and it can keep it from spreading. ... (6 replies)
... only a few months behind you. I was dx'd this past December and getting blocks since around Christmas time. They work most of the time and have gotten where they last about a week. I've had a few setbacks, surgery for a bone infection being one of them, that stirred things up. ... (11 replies)
... a color change in my foot to a whitish color. but its not always the whitish color. I broke my ankle July 4th.. fell into a pot hole. I was in a car accident last dec which makes everything worse bc I'm already doing epidurals in my neck and am already in pain managment. I'm 24 with a 4 yr old little boy. ... (8 replies)
... ing for you. If you it helps, then getting more blocks should give you longer relief with each one. Or at least that's what it's supposed to do. If it's been too long by the time you get the 1st block, then you may not build up a longer relief time with each one. ... (2 replies)
... e ..I hope with all my heart you have some relief with the added pain meds !! My heart goes out to you.. Have you given any more thought to having a sympathetic nerve block? ... (14 replies)
... the physiatrist in charge of my care was the one who started me with the prudoxin cream. it does help with the hotter spots of buirning pain. ... (64 replies)

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