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Is prolotherapy effective for strained l5/s1 facet joint ligaments?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes prolotherapy is well researched and offered treatment that has shown good success.
The basic theory is to strengthen the ligaments around the facet joint and therefore reducing stress on the joint by tightening them up. Pretty cool stuff.

In brief: Yes

Yes prolotherapy is well researched and offered treatment that has shown good success.
The basic theory is to strengthen the ligaments around the facet joint and therefore reducing stress on the joint by tightening them up. Pretty cool stuff.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Lali Sekhon
Neurosurgery

In brief: Maybe

Prolotherapy involves injecting things like glucose to cause fibrosis.
Short answer is maybe!

In brief: Maybe

Prolotherapy involves injecting things like glucose to cause fibrosis.
Short answer is maybe!
Dr. Lali Sekhon
Dr. Lali Sekhon
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