What is the outlook for people with neuropathic pain?

Neuropathic pain is difficult to get rid of, but is not life-threatening. Without rehabilitation and sometimes psychosocial support, treatment has a limited chance of success. With help from a pain specialist using the multimodal approaches listed above, your neuropathic pain can be managed to a level that improves your quality of life.

Last reviewed by a Cleveland Clinic medical professional on 06/18/2015.

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