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Can a cortisone injection be given in the neck for spondylosis?

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Dr. Patrick Connolly
Neurosurgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It can help with arm pain, but usually does not help with myelopathy.
There is more risk compared to lumbar epidural steroids. Talk to your pain physician about it.

In brief: Yes

It can help with arm pain, but usually does not help with myelopathy.
There is more risk compared to lumbar epidural steroids. Talk to your pain physician about it.
Dr. Patrick Connolly
Dr. Patrick Connolly
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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes but with caution

Need to have it done by someone experienced with this procedure.
There is risk of stroke or paralysis if you hit spinal cord or vertebral artery.

In brief: Yes but with caution

Need to have it done by someone experienced with this procedure.
There is risk of stroke or paralysis if you hit spinal cord or vertebral artery.
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Dr. Seth Zeidman
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