Chronic Pain after Chest/Abdominal/Pelvic SurgeriesCauses may include stretching and inflammation of the nerves during surgeries or other unknown reasons. Even if a workup does not find a cause, a pain specialist can help diagnose and treat these painful conditions
Chronic Abdominal Pain
Causes can include chronic pancreatitis, nerve pain and cancer pain. A pain specialist can help diagnose and alleviate these painful conditions through celiac plexus blocks, hypogastric nerve blocks or rizotomy.
Chronic Pelvic and Genital Pain
Causes can include prior infections, childbirth, benign tumors, cancer, trauma, or unknown causes. Accurate diagnosis and treatment of these painful disorders by a pain specialist can be a life changing event.