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I am 93 and have suffered from damaged nerve endings for…

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I am 93 and...

I am 93 and have suffered from damaged nerve endings for forty (40) years.

Doctor's Assistant: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?

No because I was told there is no cure.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Presently I have an S,P.Catheter. Op for vaginal reconstruction & the usual things that come with old age although I am fully mobile without aid

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Neurologist: DrRussMd, Board Certified MD replied 7 months ago
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Neurologist: DrRussMd, Board Certified MD replied 7 months ago

It is true that there is no cure for permanent nerve damage.

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unable to connect to your reply. please discontinue this enquirie
Neurologist: DrRussMd, Board Certified MD replied 7 months ago
It is true that there is no cure for permanent nerve damage.What is your question for us today?
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