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Who should get an epidural steroid injection?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Brian Le
Pain Management
4 doctors agree
In brief: ESI
An epidural steroid injection is a minimally invasive procedure that delivers steroids via a needle directly into the epidural space to help reduce inflammation.
It is indicated for patient with radicular pain, but can be effective for other conditions as well.

In brief: ESI
An epidural steroid injection is a minimally invasive procedure that delivers steroids via a needle directly into the epidural space to help reduce inflammation.
It is indicated for patient with radicular pain, but can be effective for other conditions as well.
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Look here
Here is a nice website from beth israel hospital in boston: http://www.
Bidmc.Org/centersanddepartments/departments/spinecenter/hottopics/transforaminalesi.Aspx.

In brief: Look here
Here is a nice website from beth israel hospital in boston: http://www.
Bidmc.Org/centersanddepartments/departments/spinecenter/hottopics/transforaminalesi.Aspx.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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Dr. Richard Guyer
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Primary for leg pain
They are used primary used when there is a pinched nerve in the back that is causing leg pain, ie sciatica.

In brief: Primary for leg pain
They are used primary used when there is a pinched nerve in the back that is causing leg pain, ie sciatica.
Dr. Richard Guyer
Dr. Richard Guyer
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
In brief: Sciatica Pain
Typically epidural injections help the most in patients that have sciatica pain due to herniated disk or spinal stenosis.

In brief: Sciatica Pain
Typically epidural injections help the most in patients that have sciatica pain due to herniated disk or spinal stenosis.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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