Nerve pain 6 months after getting im Injection

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    annemctposted 7 years ago

    Nerve pain 6 months after getting im Injection

    While in hospital with septicemia 6 mths ago. During getting an IM injection in my right buttock I experienced extremely severe pain, the nurse was panicing, my blood pressure fell and I was confined to bed for 24 hrs. 6 mth later I can still pinpoint where the injection was although the hard lump had gone. I am also having burning, needles pain along the top of my buttock going into the centre and 'electic shock' sensation in one patch on my lower right leg??These are getting worse. I don't have any pain dowm my leg. Initially my GP thought the needle had touched my sciatic nerve. I asked for

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    That's the wayposted 7 years ago

    Some of the nerves got injured with the needle during injection. Over time it will heal. It happens sometimes... sad