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... I am now confused after reading your post. The protocol for what I had done is the same as yours but the procedure is called lumbar radiofrequency ablation. The nerve endings are are cauterized-maybe that is the difference, but since nerves grow back might have to have it redone in 18 months, and only one side is done at a time. Wonder how yours is different. I had one... (19 replies)
... I have had 2 facet injections and each help for a short amount of time. The good thing is that they think they've located the pain origin!!!! YEAH. ... (19 replies)
... nt injections and I am trying to gather information on radio freqency ablation which is what the pain clinic is recommending for my treatment following 2 sets of joint injections. The first set didn't do alot and the pain returned on day 3 maybe. ... (6 replies)

... l5 joints and since it was done about a week ago the sciatica pain is alot worse in my leg and buttocks.. He wants to do the radio frequency ablation and burn the nerves.. Has anyone had this done? ... (2 replies)
... I have had the facet injections and they did not last too long. ... (1 replies)
... S1. That helped somewhat, but not so much. Then he injected the facet joints, and it helped a lot, but only for a short time. At that point I got the facet test block with the lidocaine. ... (10 replies)
... Hi... You may also ask your Dr about radiofrequency lesioning of facet nerve... ... (4 replies)
... I know how u feel.. I started having back and hip pain in 2003.. It lingered so an MRI then showed samll herniation, mild DDD and mild facet hypertrophy.. Life goes on doc says u are 30 yrs old and its normal to have these issues and u are very athletic. "Suck it up" I was told.. ... (5 replies)
... Hi... I had them done a while back, but in my case, my problem turned out to be a herniated disk, but they did some facet injections as part of the "process of elimination" to try to determine the problem.. Basically, it was quick in and out.. ... (7 replies)
... L1. That's not helping matters. I have never heard of the titanium facet joints. I will definately have to look that up. ... (10 replies)
... where they burn the pain nerves that serve the facet joints. ... (2 replies)
... Hi: What does burning the nerve do? :wave: (23 replies)
... I had the Facet injection last year I actually had 2 sets 2 weeks apart. ... (23 replies)
... Wow that sounds just weird to me. The facet injections take maybe 15 mins tops or so and helped my pain the first time for a few months. The second time not so long. I then had RF to burn the nerves. ... (8 replies)
... I had Facet injection ,but didn't help . Matter of fact , I still have that pain ? ... (10 replies)
... lateral, and the facet joint injections. None of which have worked due to how damaged my back is. ... (4 replies)
... I'm not scheduled for anything other than an intensive physical therapy program called spinex which is supposed to be a pretty brutal program aimed at building up your core. The doctor didnít think I could take it without some pain relief. If these injections help it sounds like there are two tracks. If they help for several months then I would go back for more injections... (2 replies)
... :angel: :angel: Hi , I was just readeing your post .. can you explain to me what kind of surgery that u had ? was is the radio frequencey one or what ? thanks (10 replies)
... They didnt burn my nerve. Said if they didnt work. The nerve burning wont work. Good luck. ... (10 replies)
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Feb 17, 2007
... Thanks for the reply...I had the facet joint injecton about 3 weeks ago, and I do believe that the dr. drained the small cyst. ... (9 replies)

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