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  • intercostal nueralgia ... anyone had this ?

    Hi guys            after 18 months of my gp convinced i had a thorasic herniated disc my neurosurgeon is convinced i dont allthough he is doing a specialized mri scan at the walton neuro center which may still find a herniation          ...

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  • Any UK based Peripheral Neuropathy sufferers out there?

    I'm slowly getting worse and worse. My pain is worse than it has ever been. My weakness is worse than ever. I've exhausted all treatments and don't know what to do next. Other than waiting to see the Neurologist in the hope of getting some miracle drug he knows about that know one else does,...

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  • Peroneal nerve decompression at the fibula head (No foot drop)

    I just can't believe it! Iam 2 weeks post op from peroneal nerve decompression at the fibula head. And my nerve pain has come back! I go for my follow up at the end of this week. My nerve pain runs right beside my shin into my foot and down into my 3rd & 4th toe!  Currently on neurotin 1200mgs,...

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  • Depressed with pain

    I am still in pain my nerves are painful. I'm on 60 ml mst morphine. Sedvrodol 4 times a day. Gabapentine 3 times aday. Paracetamol. But I've to top up with ibuprofen for nerve pain. Please can someone advise me on what to say to my gp for nerve pain tablets thanks

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  • Combined Electrochemical Therapy

    Hi all, I have recently come across promotions on the Web for a treatment for peripheral neuropathy called Combined Electrochemical Therapy. Has anyone had experience with this? The suspicion as always, is that it may be a quack cure for which you pay a ton of money. Love to hear your thoughts/experiences.

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  • Does this sound like peripheral neuropathy?

    So, I have tingling in my feet. I have had this tingling in my feet for about a year. The tingling is not that noticeable, in fact most of the time I never noticed it and have to think to try and see if it is there. However, it is there and it has been there constantly for about a year. This is obviously...

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  • Severe tingling, burning + pain in both legs

    ​​ H​i everyone, I've been having severe tingling and pain in both my legs (toes, feet, calves and knees) for about seven months now. On running a few tests, I found six months ago that I was deficient in vitamins B12 and D, which was set right. The neurologist said my symptoms were due to the...

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  • gabapentin withdrawal

    Last year i was given gabapentin 300 mg 4 times aday  and paracetamol 2 tbs for neopathic neck pain  after an MRI they found  formical spinal steniosis and compressed nerve damage after falling down a flight of stairs. This appeared to work but had horrible side effects Mostly weight...

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  • I need suggestions for a friend with extensive nerve damage

    I'm unsure if this is the place to put it, but I have a friend with extensive nerve damage. He can't feel any sort of cut on most of his body. The cause isn't all that important but... He doesn't mind most of the damage, however, there is one place. His genitals are completely and entirely...

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  • Sore achy legs

    Hi I've suffered numbness and tingly pins/needles in my legs for past few years, had MRI 3 years ago, looked fine. But now if I'm going short walks i.e. Around the house etc I'm fine , but once I start walking i.e. To work or the shops etc I get a pain in my calf and leg/knee and it's...

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  • Right leg & foot - Advice

    About 4 days ago, seemingly out of nowhere, I started getting some pain in my right calf. I have a little anxiety about medical stuff, so I got scared thinking it might be a blood clot (even though it clearly wasn't). Well, the pain shifted to more of a burning sensation, mainly in the calf. The...

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  • Nerve pain from Iodine injection

    Hi I had a CT scan with contrast on Wednesday just gone. Since then i have struggled with tingling in hands and feet and also muscle aches and pains around the joints of the arms and legs. I had similar symptoms a few years back when i was diagnosed with peripheral nerve hyperexcitability/benign fasciculation...

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  • Pain when sitting.....15yrs and counting!

    I have got pain when sitting. Burning pain between buttocks and rear hamstrings. Had the pain for more than 15yrs. Makes me very down and also very very anxious as I dread sitting! Seen doc tons of times over the years. Had creams etc. Nothing works. He said it is stress related!! Ok, it can get worse...

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  • Ulnar nerve damage after elbow surgery. Advice wanted

    Hi guys Basically I had an elbow arthtriscopy and then a clean out of the joint/decompression due to reduced ROM and arthritis pain Before the operation I had full use of my hand and no symptoms of nerve damage. When I woke up after the operation I had all the symptoms of ulnar nerve damage: clawing...

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  • Buring feet/over sensitive to heat and feel like giving up

    Gradually building for the past 10 yrs is the feeling of hot feet when they are exposed to any heat even just wearing shoes an socks. When its really bad I get thst neefle feeling. If i dont wear shoes or socks im at my best. Can't wear shoes or sock for more than a few minutes. Best i can describe...

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  • Nerve pain

    My feet are going mad with irritation and pain, on Wed night i walker the floors All night and it looks like I'll be doing the same tonight again. Im in desperation Can any one out there help please let me know if you have any solution. Thanks woodsy49 .

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  • MY ESA has been withdrawn but on PIP

    I suffer from neuropathy of the feet. I'm in constant pain. In on long tec and pregablin. My problem is ,I went to one of these benefit assements for my ESA and it has been withdrawn stating That I have to sign on. I get Pip it was a battle to get it. Not sure what I need to do. Help please.

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  • Both feet are numb. A Chiropractor is offering a treatment

    I have neuropathy. The bottom of both feet and the top front of both feet are numb. I do not have pain or tingling. I take no drugs for this condition. The numbness is affecting my balance and causes some discomfort. As you can guess, there is no medical solution. A local chiropractor claims to offer...

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  • Ear pain after operation

    I've been suffering from nerve related pain and discomfort for over 4 years following a routine myrangaplasty operation I had and it seems to be getting worse. I've seen every specialist at the pain relief centre at Nottingham city but they don't seem to have a clue what's causing it....

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  • I have neuropathy of the scalp. I can I do about the constant pain

    I have had 2 neck surgeries. I have hardware in my neck. No real problems right after. I was in a minor car accident that's when things begin to get worse. I am on Gabapentin, muscle relaxer, and a anti depression. The pain just gets worse. Today I kept cold cloth on my head all day. Any information...

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  • pallesthesia

    I had to seach for the word what the symptom i was feeling and pallesthesia is it. when ever i shower or put my pants and shorts on they brush up against my thigh and it causes vibrations in my feet. has anyone dealt with this

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  • Complete left foot numbness

    I am brand new here and just spent 17 days in the hospital and was finally diagnosed with an autoimmune disease called Chrugs-Strauss syndrome or EGPA. Part of the disease is nerve damage. My question is my foot is completely numb i have to wear a boot just to walk and im on gabapentin 300mg in am and...

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  • Combo of different things causing neuropathy

    so first they say diabetes but my a1c has not been over 6.4 , than they added that i was toxic for b 6 , well my blood did have twice the normal of b6 but I don't take supplements, now they did an MRI on my back told me l5 is pinching bilaterally on the nerves to my feet. No wonder i'm a mess...

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  • Nerve damage from cortisone shots to neck? Help!

    Hi there. I guess I'm reaching out because I'm scared and confused and I don't know who to turn to. So a few months ago I had 3 cortisone shots in my neck. They didn't work, so the doctor told me to come back and he would do 3 more. (These were about a month and a half between each other.)...

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  • neuropathy or something else

    jan went to neurologist for about 10 years had numb side of big toe on both sides. but the pads on the bottom of my feet were now getting to feel solid, had emg on left than in april had it on right. blood work. he said it was neuropathy from both diabetes and high levels of b6 in my blood, i dont take...

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  • Is it all just anxiety? Even Smelling things that arn't there.

    Hey everyone, my name is Max. My backround; I took an alka selzter to relieve some stomach pain and immedietly felt a pain in my right chest and coughed/spit up some pink spit/bloody spit. My room mate told me to go to the hospital, they did a CT scan of my espohagus and found nothing wrong there...but...

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  • Paralyzed

    Complete foot drop in July, then 3weeks ago wrist drop. Foot coming back, wrist dead. I need help, doctors are being too slow. I think radial nerve is dead. I'm right handed, now left hand is starting to be painful from overuse. Please help me. Am I paralized for life?

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  • Nerve pain! Is it really the nerves waking up?

    Has your doctor ever said this to you "nerves are not always happy when they wake up. Your pain is probably your nerve waking up!" Has anyone ever found this to be true? Are nerves angry with pain when they wake up? Ive heard of tingling or prickly. Because between you and me.... this feels...

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  • Pereoneal tendonitis induced nerve pain on the outsides of the feet?

    Hi all, I have been dealing with nerve pain on the outer edges of my feet right by the 5th metatarsals for more than half a year now, which being in my mid 20s and in good shape is not very normal. So any advice on how to alleviate the pain and get back to normal would be much appreciated! Now to the...

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  • Looking for advice on PN symptoms

    Hi, I've been to several docs to try to find out why I've had progressively worsening PN symptoms. It started 5 years ago, when I had virus like symptoms where I felt incredibly cold for several days. After that, my feet remained cold and numb, initially just the bottom of the toes and now the...

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  • Sharp intermittent stabbing pain top of foot keeping me awake

    I have small fibre peripheral neuopathy in lower legs There is no pain. I just feels like I have very tight knee-high socks on. I am not diabetic or overweight. i get really bad night cramps in my feet and side muscles of my shins which wake me up and have to stretch legs. The last few nights I've...

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