It has been almost year since I have had the heart ablation performed , My question : is it normal to have mild pain in that region after almost a year? The pain isn’t very consentient to just one activity . It appears it is very random.
Does it feel like nerve pain? The artery where they insert the catheters in the groin area are right next to the femoral nerve. It is possible that they irrated or nicked the nerve. After my ablation I had some neuropathy and shooting pain in my upper thigh area. It did go away, and I was told it was the nerve being irrated. I would let your doctor know that you are still having pain in the groin area. It may turn out that it has nothing to do with the ablation, but you never know.
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