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... 2 weeks ago I had a C1-5 Facet block and 3 consecutuve days of MUA's (manipulations under anesthesia by Chiropractors). Have been doing PT 3x a week for the last 2 weeks. Kept a pain diary and followed up with my pain doc on Tuesday and he decided to do a B C5/6 Nerve root block - which was done today. From what I understand he is injecting dye and taking pictures to... (3 replies)
... had any but the word for this is Rhizotomy. There are multiple kinds. you should specifically ask. A new technique using pulsed radiofrequency does not actually burn the nerve, but appears to stun the nerve. ... (3 replies)
... Becky 2 questions Do you think the MUA's have helped? Saw the proceedure on TV other night ...am I right the whole concept is to prevent the body from guarding so chiro can manipulate better? (3 replies)

... I had the radio-frequency rhizotomy last April. It was mostly for my facet joint arthritis. (joint degeneration). I also had disk degeneration. It DID help me, but not enough. I think that is because I didnt only have the arthritis, but that disk stuff as well. I got better, but the disk stuff still hurt alot, so finally I gave in and had ACDF C5-C7 on Jan. 10th. They got rid... (3 replies)
... le directly into the back but thread a tiny catheter down through the epidural space in the back and when they get to the right area, inject cortisone around the nerve root that is hurting you. ... (6 replies)
... Before other readers get confused, epidural steroid injections are used to reduce pain and inflammation near a nerve in the spine. ... (6 replies)
... But unlike a knee or a hip, it's harder to treat but RF Abalation is one of the newest and best ways to do it. They burn off the nerves...they can grow back and it can be repeated...but with no nerve endings in the joint, no pain. ... (5 replies)
... Well Done Nero,I could not have said it any better thats for sure!I have continued pain in l4-5,from the surgery I had this past june for stenosis,if I stand for any longer then 10 -15 min tops it feels as if my back is gonna snap,I Thank God I can sit and lay,cuz I have read about alot of people here that can't even do that,such as yourself misery,and as Nero said,talk to... (9 replies)




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