Cancer Pain

Cancer Pain

Cancer Pain

Cancer pain may result from the cancer itself or from the cancer treatment (i.e. chemotherapy, radiation therapy). Patients may find relief from cancer pain through interventional pain treatment.

Cancer Pain

Cancer Pain Causes

Cancer pain can be caused by the tumor compressing nerves, bones, or organs; by destroying nearby tissue; or by releasing chemicals near the tumor as treatment is performed. Cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy, are harmful to the body and may cause painful burning sensations.

Cancer Pain

Cancer Pain Symptoms

Cancer may cause significant discomfort or pain to the area(s) it affects. Chemotherapy, radiation and surgery may lead to painful scars, burning sensations throughout the body, mouth sores, diarrhea, and nerve damage.

Cancer Pain

Cancer Pain Treatments

Cancer pain may benefit from the following interventional therapies:

The first step in treating your pain is to get an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your symptoms. Based on your diagnosis, you and your doctor can determine your best treatment options. At The Pain Center, we offer traditional and state-of-the-art therapies to treat your pain and help get you back to your normal activities.

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