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... Ex,hi sorry i didnt se that post,i will go back to my general practitioner and talk to him and i have a painmanagement dr.who gives needles,the last ones were facet shots and i had bad reaction to them,but i will have to get nerves burned off after i get this straighten out. ... (27 replies)
... hose facets i was suppose to see my pm dr in 10 days which unless someone carried me i just could not make it,when i told my pm dr about how bad i felt after the shots he said thats when you need to come in,i guess he didnt hear me when i said i couldnt i wasnt even getting showered or dressed. ... (27 replies)
... recommends two facet nerve injections. He said that he would burn the nerves and I would be pain free for 6 months. ... (11 replies)

... I have a friend who had RFA done to her neck (C3-54) and she still has pain as bad as before. I go to a pain management doctor for my lower back. I have DDD (degenerative disc disease) L-4-L5, and L5-S1, chronic lumbosacral muscololigamentous strain, lumbar facet joint syndrome, depressive disorder with anxiety reaction, myofascial pain syndrome, DDD at the T9-T12... (2 replies)
... Hi I am new to this group but need your help. how is Radio Frequency Ablation done and does it Hurt. Does it require sedation of any kind. I have had umpteen shots and nerve blocks and back surgery so now this. I just want to know more about it. ... (2 replies)
... Shoreline may I first say TY for that great post, you truly are a great person for taking the time to write to me in my time of need. Here is my story in a quick rundown:facet shots , radiodenervation shots, cortisone, trigger pointshots ,PT, I have a torn and bulging l5-s1 disc(injured at work with an inmate), bone scan, positive Discogram, and a Failed IDET with... (4 replies)
... I'm wondering what the difference between facet injections and Medial Nerve blocks are? ... (2 replies)
... t to be a combonation of things. He said something about some kind of fluid leaking out of somewhere and irritating the nerve,causing the leg pain. So he did the facet injections. ... (5 replies)
... hardware and bone graft in 03. Levels above and below are going now and I have bone spurs ...ETC and fast forward ...tried everything..TENS..injections, blocks, facet shots, PT,nerve EMG test, ETC... ... (12 replies)
... Hi Scott, I have just completed the shots and they didn't help either, They are going to try breaking up my scar tissue in a couple of weeks and my PM said if this doesn't help then he is going to try a SCS. I have a spinal fusion at levels L4,L5,S1 with alot of hardware inserted too. I have been on the same kind of medication too but the Neurotin didn't work and they... (13 replies)
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... a needle is then inserted into the facet joint or facet capsule and an anesthetic and steroid are injected by the physician. This is done under fluoroscopy. ... (8 replies)
Cervical Epidural
Nov 22, 2003
... Yes, I have had the cervical epidurals. First though, my doc started me out on facet shots, 4 on each side of the back of my neck then 6, then 8 . He would give me a Soma, a Valium, a Loratab, and a Flexaril before he would give me the shots. ... (4 replies)
... Botox has to be done by someone good. Facet shots are a good test. Can the doctor find the spot where you pain is? ... (10 replies)
... I hope the trigger shots and PT work out. Takes time. You are able to work. That must be very hard. I couldn't. I can barely walk. I am working on it though. ... (8 replies)
... The shots weren't bad. Afterwards I felt something loosen only to pull on something underneath. Layer by layer we attacked it. ... (8 replies)
... I had a facet inj a couple of years ago, it was kind of painful, but for me he accidently went into the intrathecal space so that is why it hurt so much. ... (8 replies)
Not sure why
Jan 9, 2014
... went to see the dr yesterday as they fitted me in. recd trigger shots and boy did they hurt the PA that does them is so much better in doing. recd a new script for same meds but now it says take 1 every 8 hours. ... (4 replies)
... I have chronic constipation and IBS. I have no clue what it feels like to have relief. I've tried epidurals, facet injections, TENS, Synvisc shots in my knees. Only the Synvisc brought results. ... (9 replies)
Radiowave Ablation
Aug 26, 2012
... t the most. I didn't have any pain that wasn't out of the normal or that I could pin point directly to getting it done. He also said he was putting some steroid shots in there, was wondering why. I got really caught up in the stress and didn't hear anything any of them was saying to me. ... (5 replies)




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