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I have been referred for an epidural at a pain clinic due to lumbar sprain. What does this involve?
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Dr. Will Moorehead
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: No injection
Epidural steroid injections are not an indicated treatment for a lumbar sprain/strain!

In brief: No injection
Epidural steroid injections are not an indicated treatment for a lumbar sprain/strain!
Dr. Will Moorehead
Dr. Will Moorehead
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Dr. Edwin Schuller
Family Medicine
In brief: A Needle
Insertion of a needle between the protruding spines of the vertebrae into the epidural space (no nerves) and medicines are injected into the epidural space

In brief: A Needle
Insertion of a needle between the protruding spines of the vertebrae into the epidural space (no nerves) and medicines are injected into the epidural space
Dr. Edwin Schuller
Dr. Edwin Schuller
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