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How long do bouts of neuralgia usually last?

Neuralgia affects everyone differently. The pain you experience could last anywhere from a few seconds to a few minutes. It's also normal for episodes to come and go but they usually become more frequent over time. Luckily most cases of neuralgia can be treated effectively.

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How do I care for someone with neuralgia?
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There isn't always much you can do to care for someone with neuralgia. Your main responsibility will...
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Can neuralgia clear up without any treatment?
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It is possible for some types of neuralgia to clear up without any treatment but it isn't likely. In...
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Is there a cure for neuralgia?
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If the cause of your neuralgia can be determined you may be able to fix it with surgery. For posther...
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What is neuralgia?
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Neuralgia is the medical term for nerve pain. There are several different types of neuralgia dependi...
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