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Epidural Steroid Injection for Backpain - Orthopedics - About.com
An epidural steroid injection is a cortisone injection used to treat inflammation around the spine. Cortisone is a type of steroid that is produced naturally by a ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/backpain/a/epiduralsteroid.htm
Side-Effects of Cortisone Shots - Your Experience ... - Orthopedics
Did your doctor warn you about possible side-effects of a cortisone injection? ... I have had 2 epidurals for a herniated disc and they have worked for me ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/u/ua/injection1/cortisone.02.htm
Lumbar Spine Herniated Disc Treatment Options - Orthopedics
Epidural Steroid Injections Injections of cortisone can be administered directly in the area of nerve compression. Like oral anti-inflammatory medications, the ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/herniateddisk/a/ruptureddisk_2.htm
What Is a Spinal Epidural Steroid Injection? - Back & Neck Pain
Jun 10, 2014 ... One of the most common treatments for managing certain types of chronic back pain, an epidural steroid injection is a shot of anti-inflammatory ...
http://backandneck.about.com/od/injections/f/spinalepiduralinjection.htm
Back Pain and Sciatica: Are Steroid Shots the Best Option?
May 8, 2012 ... Epidural steroid injections are another common way to non-surgically treat the low back and leg pain associated with sciatica. The medicine is ...
http://physicaltherapy.about.com/b/2012/05/08/back-pain-and-sciatica-are-steroid-shots-the-best-option.htm
Injections for Back Pain - Back & Neck Pain - About.com
Oct 29, 2014 ... An epidural involves injecting a steroid into the epidural space, where the very sensitive nerve roots are located. The medicine then travels to ...
http://backandneck.about.com/od/treatment/tp/typesinjection.htm
Epidural Steroid Injections for Back and Neck Pain L... - Osteoarthritis
Jan 2, 2012 ... Last year, about 8.9 million Americans received an epidural steroid injection to relieve back or neck pain. At one time, the injections were ...
http://osteoarthritis.about.com/b/2012/01/02/epidural-steroid-injections-for-back-and-neck-pain-linked-to-serious-complications.htm
Spine Anatomy - Epidural Space - Back & Neck Pain - About.com
Jun 17, 2014 ... Spine anatomy includes the epidural space - the site for one type of ... Point Injection and More · What is a Spinal Epidural Steroid Injection?
http://backandneck.about.com/od/e/g/epiduralspace.htm
Injections for Arthritis - Orthopedics - About.com
Epidural steroid injections are an option for the treatment of back pain and inflammation around the spinal nerves. An epidural steroid injection is performed  ...
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Are Cortisone Injections Bad for You? - Orthopedics - About.com
Cortisone injections are also often used in lumbar and cervical spine problems. In these situations, patients may receive an epidural cortisone injection .
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/injectio2/i/cortisone.htm
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