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Help me understand why physiatrist only wants to give trigger point injections in upper back? Have torn disc low back = spasms. Legs/arms spasm.
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
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In brief: Trigger Points Injec
Even at times i wonder about this as well.
However keep in mind that physiatrists are experts in musculoskelal issues. Trigger point injections are used for muscle pain in which a trigger point is demonstrated. I suggest you discuss this with him.

In brief: Trigger Points Injec
Even at times i wonder about this as well.
However keep in mind that physiatrists are experts in musculoskelal issues. Trigger point injections are used for muscle pain in which a trigger point is demonstrated. I suggest you discuss this with him.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Apparent diagnosis
Apparent diagnosis of fibromyalgia or myofascial pain syndrome.
He/she apparently believes "torn disk" is not cause of your symptoms.

In brief: Apparent diagnosis
Apparent diagnosis of fibromyalgia or myofascial pain syndrome.
He/she apparently believes "torn disk" is not cause of your symptoms.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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