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Do epidural injections relieve back pain?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Craig Morton
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Epidural injections can relieve back pain.
This is not true for all conditions or all people. Only a qualified physician who specializes in this procedure can give you an opinion as to whether an epidural would be indicated.

In brief: Yes
Epidural injections can relieve back pain.
This is not true for all conditions or all people. Only a qualified physician who specializes in this procedure can give you an opinion as to whether an epidural would be indicated.
Dr. Craig Morton
Dr. Craig Morton
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Dr. Muhammad Itani
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Epidural injections
Depending on the cause of pain, epidural injections may help relief back pain.
The effect may not be long lasting though, and if an epidural injection is a suitable treatment for you should be a decision made by your pain physician.

In brief: Epidural injections
Depending on the cause of pain, epidural injections may help relief back pain.
The effect may not be long lasting though, and if an epidural injection is a suitable treatment for you should be a decision made by your pain physician.
Dr. Muhammad Itani
Dr. Muhammad Itani
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Dr. Tarek Shahbandar
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yea and no
Epidural steroid injections work best to relieve back pain that radiates down one or both legs associated with lumbar disk herniation.

In brief: Yea and no
Epidural steroid injections work best to relieve back pain that radiates down one or both legs associated with lumbar disk herniation.
Dr. Tarek Shahbandar
Dr. Tarek Shahbandar
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