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columbia2 posted:
5YRS ago i suffered a endocardatis caused stroke, with open heart surgery. After effects was scaring of the retina in the right eye causing blindness. My front top teeth has constant pain ,also my feet hurt due to stroke.With a history of heart disease and spinal issues (three disanosed herniated disc life is a major battle.I have tried pain management ,neoroligist among my search for relief from pain .where do i go from here?
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itmatsb responded:
With no other answers in 3 weeks, I will give this a lame try. Have you had any physical therapy for your feet? I don't know, but PT helped me with severe pain in my arm after my stroke. Also what about Botox injections in your feet? I was alerted to botox injections to help with any leg pain that might develop after my stroke. Why not the feet? Also could you describe your tooth pain? Does it feel like stabbing, shooting or electric-like shocks? Maybe you have Burning Mouth Syndrome or Trigeminal Neuralgia which I got the latter after my stroke. Many doctors aren't familiar with these illnesses. Perhaps you could suggest these possibilities to your doctor.


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