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... able if neurontin is not helping. Some of the antidepressants also function as neuro pain blockers as well as help with the depression that is ever so present in RSD patients. ... (7 replies)
Dec 29, 2003
... Dr. Peter Moskovitz, orthropedic surgeon, at George Washington University, in addition to several individuals at the Mayo Clinic. Just because they do not use the same methods of treatment used in Europe does not lessen their credibility. ... (16 replies)
Sep 20, 2011
... Klana,right now im am just getting help with pm,the orthopaedic dr.s wont touch my knees because their afraid to make RSD worse,from other standpoint I spent an entire week at Mayo clinic had triple phase bone scan,thermoregulatory sweat test,2 emg;s,and saw an orthopaedic dr,an anesthesiologist,a neurologist and a couple others that I dont remember what speciality they... (4 replies)

... I have rsd and had the triple phase bone scan,not a big deal. ... (5 replies)
... D She said her RSD is in complete remission after 12 years, and a friend of hers whose has RSD in both legs in Atlanta, went to see Dr. Rhodes, and his pain level went from a 15 to a 7 and THAT HE NOW HAS A LIFE!!! ... (42 replies)
... I agree with Sharon that you need to get to a PMD who knows about RSD ASAP. You should be getting lumbar blocks to try to break the pain cycle. It's your best chance of getting your RSD under control at this stage. ... (6 replies)
... Hello again Rekha. If you do have RSD I would imagine your treatment will be different than ours since you are pregnant. ... (8 replies)
... I've had rsd for about 3 years now. It started in my left knee and now it's my whole leg. In the course of the 3 years it's gone from hip down. ... (28 replies)
... That was a more effective diagnostic tool for me. It clearly showed the RSD in my hand and wrist joints. I'm sorry you're hanging out in limboland. It would be nice to know for sure what you're dealing with. ... (14 replies)
... Sorry for the long rant, but I want a bill of ER rights, I carry a note from my PM doctor saying I'm not abusing, a cut out of a magazine explaining what RSD is, and bring all bottles with me to the ER every time, not the actions of a drug seeker. I'm sick of nasty nurses in a foul mood deciding I'm an addict. ... (5 replies)
... Have you tried Epsom salts in your bath? Also, sometimes a heat pad will provide some relief. I was diagnosed about a month ago and am awaiting to be treated via Calmare. I was fortunate to have a great pain management doctor and orthopedic surgeon who were able to diagnose me immediately. My husband and I were also calling their offices nonstop regarding my pain, which was... (4 replies)
... WEBMD and the Mayo clinic agree that stage one is 1 to 3 months so that would put me in stage 2. Will this get worse or will it get better? ... (4 replies)
Why not Ketmine
Jun 14, 2011
... that is when i realized if I wanted to partake in this I would need to find a way to rais funds for this.. still trying to figure it out..My neuro. thinks the mayo clinic there is just as good .. I dnt know as that auth was just recinded by my insurance... ... (7 replies)
... er with musculol skeletal pain and gave her motrin....of course this did nothing for her and just added to her frustration level. Nobody in the ER ever heard of RSD or CRPS. We told them the motrin didn't help at all, her pain was still at an 8, but they just basically pushed us out the door. ... (4 replies)
... I really agree with Sandy. There is so much information on rsdsa. They have a wonderful site for research. I also like to go to the mayo clinic website and look at their research and studies that have been done for lots of types of people with rsd and the treatments and treatment research. ... (10 replies)
... Do I not have RSD since I didn't have much of a response to the block? ... (9 replies)
Conflicting dx
May 14, 2004
... diagnosis, such as a bone scan and a temperature test. Having a block can also be used to diagnose. There is a link at the top of this page to a document by the Mayo Clinic. It goes over the diagnostic tests available and some treatment options. ... (6 replies)
... This sounds like the Pain Rehabilitation program that the Mayo doctor referred me to last month. It wasn't Pain Management and Mayo has a PM area. I just wasn't referred there. The Doc I saw told me to go home and learn to live with what I have, which is said isn't RSD. ... (24 replies)
May 30, 2001
... yr old girl who needs some advice. My Mom has has never had an injury and almost about 2 years ago my mom started to get this really bad pain. She has been to MAYO health clinic and has received nerve blocks but nothing works. Our local doctor told her it might be RSD. ... (2 replies)
... When will these doctor's learn how to treat a RSD person. Don't give up! I'd keep searching till I found someone who has compassion and understanding. ... (24 replies)

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