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pain specialist

a doctor, nurse, or pharmacist who is an expert in pain control.

Facts about cancer pain treatment

... doctor consult with a pain specialist. Pain specialists may be oncologists,
anesthesiologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, other doctors, nurses, or ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/pain/paindiary/pain-control-facts-about-cancer-pain-treament

Pain Medicines And The FDA: Changes Are Coming

... we are open to improve the package based on doctors' instructions. So
whenever we should modify anything or add pain management resources ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/05/08/pain-medicines-and-the-fda-changes-are-coming.aspx

What are the risks and side effects of cancer surgery?

... how they're used in our Guide to Controlling Cancer Pain. Infections: Infection
at the site of the incision is a possible problem. Doctors take great ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/surgery/surgery-risks-and-side-effects

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... care can also be given by a team of doctors, nurses, and other specialists who
work ... that are hard to manage (like severe pain), family distress ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/palliativecare/supportive-care

Palliative therapy for bile duct cancer

... To relieve pain, doctors may deaden the nerves that convey sensations of
pain from the bile duct and intestinal area to the brain by injecting these ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bileductcancer/detailedguide/bile-duct-cancer-treating-palliative-therapy

What causes pain in people with cancer?

... you can get headaches, muscle strains, and other aches and pains. ... Pain from
procedures and surgery. ... If you and your doctors agree that such a ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/pain/paindiary/pain-control-causes-of-cancer-pain

Pain

... measures. If you keep having trouble, ask to see a pain specialist. Keep
at least a one-week supply of pain medicines on hand. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/dealingwithsymptomsathome/caring-for-the-patient-with-cancer-at-home-pain

What do I need to know about pain control?

... Talk with your doctors and nurses about your pain and how well your treatment
is working. Having cancer does not always mean having pain. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/pain/paindiary/pain-control-what-i-need-to-know

Treatment of mesothelioma based on the extent of the cancer

... Some minor operations and types of radiation therapy can help relieve pain
if needed. Doctors can also prescribe strong pain-relieving drugs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/malignantmesothelioma/detailedguide/malignant-mesothelioma-treating-by-extent

A Guide to Cancer Surgery

... Will I be in a lot of pain? ... They may also be done to help doctors better
understand your ... Other specialists may be consulted or other tests done if you ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003022-pdf.pdf