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I am sorry you are having severe neuropathy pain.
only time can tell if your pain will get better or not
did your doctor talk to you about neurontin or lyrica to see if these medications can help with neuropathy pain?
the shooting pain is from pressure on the nerve, inflammation of the nerve, stretching of the nerve.
if you feel pain the nerve is working.
if the nerve was dead, you would be numb and paralyzed from that nerve.
you should be stretching
scar tissue forms after surgery
the best time to stretch scar tissue is after surgery.