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Nerve pain after Hernia surgery

Hi,

I've had nerve pain on both sides after my open inguinal surgery in Dec 2012. I've had a steroid nerve block that briefly worked and now my pain clinic wants to do a radio frequency ablation procedure.  To be honest I'm really scared as some of the side affects can be worse than the original pain. I'm on gabapentin (2400mg a day) and that barely works.

I just had a second surgery in July on both sides as they recurred. I did this laparoscopic.  Now of course the pain is worse again.

Anyone do the radio frequently ablation? How did it go? Do nerves just get better after two years?

Thanks !
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