A 84-year-old female asked:
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What is done for chronic neuropathic left leg pain related to radiculopathy, second transforaminal epodural injection. First one did not work.Had tkr?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
A few options : Transforaminals can be technically difficult to perform & one option would be to repeat it. More severe & advanced cases may not respond to these injections as we hope for & surgery may be the next best option. This may also suggest presence of a different condition or pain generator which needs to be further investigated. Good luck.
Answered on May 9, 2013

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