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... has anyone had a facet injection? ... (8 replies)
... two years ago. Severe mid back pain when extending head back still. Terrible back pain in morning. ive had facet injections, steroid shots in cervical...normal thorasic MRI... ... (0 replies)
... epidural shots in my cervical spine which I declined. So I was told that it was all healing pain. At this point I was living on pain meds and had enough of this NS and his BS. ... (6 replies)

... Sometimes it takes a few shots to get relief. I hope your pain resolves after the epidural, mine did not, so I tried cervical facet blocks. I would not recommend these, very painful. Good Luck to you. ... (2 replies)
... is there a heal to our sickness? i have the same symptoms and have been diagnosed with bilateral sacroilitis and the pain is sometimes very severe to the point where i cant move out of bed or walk for weeks. God help us!!!!! (6 replies)
... is there a heal to our sickness? i have been diagnosed with bilateral sacroilitis. i have the same symptoms and the pain is sometimes very severe to the point where i cant move out of bed or walk for weeks. God help us!!!!! (6 replies)
What The Heck
Jun 3, 2008
... ime now,i cant tell you how much i appreciate your reply especially this morning its keeping my mind off the hospital,my real fear is this will not work and then back to ground zero. ... (9 replies)
... They haven't called back yet to make an appointment for me. THANK YOU. ... (6 replies)
... ely they all ware off after a while.iam on lexapro and lyrica,lyrica is for my nerce damage,that burning and stabbing pain that does work foe me,and i just had 3 facet shots which has given me some relief. ... (4 replies)
... Sammy i did get the steroid injections first i beleave he said they are like a test,if you get releif that that is the area,the first injection i got i was able to go back to work the next day the second injection which was for the siactica i definately got relief from the legs hurting(they were hurting even while i was in bed)but it felt like like my cervical area became more... (15 replies)
... Gnocchi, i am so sorry you are suffering,have you tried the facet shots? ... (4 replies)
... Thanks Lea. The PM doc I see now said he hasn't had a lot of success with facet joint blocks, but he didn't really go into much discussion on how to determine whether or not mine were the source of the problem. ... (3 replies)
... s an injection into the epidural space. They don't actually put a needle 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)
... tances but i have to beleave everything happens for a reason.I have not yet had my nerves burned for the simple reason that i got so sick after my first round of facet shots,but the day after that procedure i got my monthly so iam not sure what pain is coming from where.I know that sounds stupid but it is true. ... (15 replies)
MRI results
Aug 20, 2007
... e that I am on the right forum for my problem. I had left hip revision therapy in July of 05 and right after I started weight bearing again I started having low back problems and a pulling sensation down back of right leg. ... (0 replies)
... I was hit in neck with an 8 lb axe on the back of my neck, the axe fell from 110 feet high. ... (2 replies)
... like "uncinate" and "facet" hypertrophy, that refers to a form of arthritis where there is bone overgrowth on tiny joints that are part of the big vertebra. The facet joints are off the back of the vertebra and the uncinate joints are fibrous joints very close to the openings where the nerves come through. ... (8 replies)
... l you i know alot of people with back problems that have never heard of it,but i think its because my dr called burning off the nerves, and BOB said it is called facet rhizotomy,and after researching it BOB is right. ... (15 replies)
... fiona, thank you so much for your response,i am not seeing a spine specialist because my insurance says if i dont have so many shots in such a period of time they can not send me to neurologist,i tried to tell them i could barely get myself dressed,and they just dont care. ... (13 replies)
... There are alot of different types of shots. There are steroid epidural shots, facet joint injections, nerve blocks....and probably more. I have had them all. I always had my pain Dr. do mine. ... (4 replies)


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