Chronic Pain Diagnosis
- Q How is postherpetic neuralgia diagnosed?
Doctors can easily diagnose postherpetic neuralgia based on your symptoms and a quick review of your medical history. If you have had a shingles outbreak and are now experiencing chronic pain in areas of your body that were affected by the outbreak, it... Full Answer
- Q Should I see a doctor about my postherpetic neuralgia symptoms?
If you believe you are experiencing symptoms of postherpetic neuralgia, it is a good idea to see a doctor as soon as possible. In fact, you should see your doctor when the initial shingles outbreak occurs. This can help prevent postherpetic neuralgia... Full Answer