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Can synvisc (hylan g-f 20) be injected in your low back?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Very off label: There are studies looking at viscoelastic supplementation(think synvisc) is undergoing trial for some forms of spinal degenerative pain but it isn't routine done presently. In the end, Synvisc (hylan g-f 20) is actually quite safe to be injected in many locations, but the bigger issue is if it actually helps! Good luck.

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