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Steroid injection burning pain groin

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Yes: Within reason. The injection itself may initially irritate the tissues around the nerve and the nerve itself. Especially if you had what is called a... Read More
Dr. James Henning
Anesthesiology 50 years experience
Typically unlikely: Assuming you received the injection in your lower back for back pain control (or for labor & delivery), this side effect is highly unusual. Laboring p... Read More
Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Depends: The doctor who answered your question is correct w/ exception. If the injection were what is called "transforaminal" and was at the level of the 3rd ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Nerve pain: If a nerve was injured during the injection, that could happen. Seronegative autoimmune disease is rare.
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
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Very successful: Radio frequency ablation is the process that heat the nerve to prevent it from relaying a pain message to the brain. Generally, benefits last up,to a ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Yes: Yes transforaminal steroid injections can help function and symptoms but are not a panacea. Weakness tingling may indicate you need surgery. Neuropath... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 31 years experience
No: This is not the usual outcome check back with doctor a few hours of numbness is normal, buttocks dosent make sense for site of injectionl3-4 is front... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Bedder
Pain Management 38 years experience
May need imaging: Most Pain Physicians know that injecting steroids into a THR joint does not work. You may be experiencing some systemic beneficial effects of steroids... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Well, it doesn't : Sound good. I would let the doctor know who gave you the injection and get their opinoin on what's going on.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Watson
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Steroids: Some typical side effects are sensitivity, skin pigmentation changes and thinning of the skin around the injection site. The burning sensation up the... Read More
A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology 61 years experience
Diabetes : This could be due to a mixture of circumstances and if your symptoms persist and are bothersome you would be best served by seeing your physician or e... Read More

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