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... I had a third lumbar sympathetic nerve block yesterday...I had the first in August, the second in Septmeber and a third yesterday....my leg warmed up a bit after the block..I woke up this morning with a slight burn in the left foot and lower leg.... ... (32 replies)
... Thanks for everybody's help with my difficult time with my 3rd lumbar nerve block...Gaollan, thanks for your vast knowlege and willingness to share it with every topic under the sun..you are sooooo kind.. ... (32 replies)
... Thanks for your information !! It was so helpful knowing I wasn't the only one who had experienced a flare of terrible burning after a lumbar block..I just don't understand it physiologically...why would there be a flare if the nerve bundle is being doused with lidocain...I just don't get it... ... (32 replies)

... The EMG 's are not very friendly. I my self had them on both feet and shoulders. Not pretty. I have nerve change in my lower back that they say will effect my left knee but as of yet hasn't happened. ... (32 replies)
... he's going to do a nerve test on my arm to check out my ulnar nerve .. ... (32 replies)
... Thank you! I try to keep explanations simple. LOL I know about the block making things worse. Holy cow my experience was......it was.....horrific! I was a wc case and they decided over a year into it that I HAD to get a block done. I didn't want to but they told me if I didn't, then I wasn't "cooperating" and they'd cut off my checks and docs. I wasn't getting any meds so... (32 replies)
... Hi I am scheduled for a third block in a few weeks (SGB since my RSD started in my shoulder) and my PM doc said he would start the lidocaine concurrently. I'm not sure I understand what will be involved, I need to call his office and find out how all this will work. The weather has been atrocious this winter in the NE, one flare just leads into another. I don't know... (32 replies)
... Walleye, you're right when you say that trying to rejuvinate the nerves brings up "waves of the uglies!" ...and those wacky, zingy, zappy sensitive nerve endings in the ball of my foot. aarrgh, I can barely walk.. ... (32 replies)
... I looked up causes for neuropathy and listed,among others, is nerve damage,meds like lyrica,cymbalta,Duloxetine hydrochloride, Pregabalin and other meds. I must insert a caution here...... ... (32 replies)
... Tigerlily, Once my RSD got diagnosed, my doc wanted me to see a neurologist because I had some nerve damage in my left foot/ankle. I had lots of numbing in my foot (on the bottom, where my incision is) so that's why. The neurologist ordered a test called an EMG on both my legs -- Holy cow, it was NOT comfortable. At times, it was even painful. During the test, they kept... (32 replies)
... I would think the lidocaine will work regardless. It's not being injected into a nerve bundle, it's actively working on the nervous system and "deadening" the nerves. Michelle can correct me if I'm wrong on it. ... (32 replies)
... Just wanted to say keep the people with the gentle hands, I went for a third consult last Thursday and I still hurt, they were mean. ... (2 replies)
RSD/crps flare ups
Nov 19, 2013
... Yes I have had 5 nerve blocks they stop my pain for a very short time. ... (48 replies)
RSD/crps flare ups
Nov 19, 2013
... Have you had multiple nerve block or an extended nerve block treatment? ... (48 replies)
... I am still having a lot of pain. It has been 2 weeks since I had my nerve block and I am having a hard time walking. ... (15 replies)
... I just had my third lumbar sympathetic block and it was the worst of all of them. ... (15 replies)
... I'm scared each time we go through the nerve blocks because she hates needles and has to be knocked out each time which also doesn't make her too happy. ... (11 replies)
... howed no fracture, but it continued to hurt really badly and I was using crutches. Second xray in May showed no fracture, but MRI showed a stress fracture in my third metatarsal. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Michelle, I'm so sorry about your fall. I can understand your fear about it coming back and I hope it doesn't. It's such a rollercoaster ride, isn't it? Be careful in that ice and snow...spring is coming :). Sharon :) (32 replies)
... Hey Karen, You said that so well.. That is how you determine it... I went for three blocks, not one of them did a thing.. If anything it made it worse... I think I was SIP right off the bat.. I know that SIP involves you SNS.. and my rsd came from herniated dics ... The dr had said. right away that I injured all the nerves going down the sides of my spine and the nerves... (32 replies)


Associated Tags: flare ups, meds, pain, rsd in feet, sympathetic nerve block; rsd; crps; new diagnosis

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