Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

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Medial Branch Block
January 17, 2014
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Lumbar Radiofrequency Neurotomy
January 17, 2014
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This outpatient procedure is an injection of a steroid-anesthetic medication. The medication can reduce swelling and inflammation of irritated spinal nerves. This procedure is performed to relieve pain in the lower back and pain that radiates from the back to the legs. The injection takes only a few minutes to complete.