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What is the treatment for a lumbar facet cyst that is causing pressure? I have had two RFA's and two cyst penetrations. The cyst was 1.5 cms last ti

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Excision removal

It can be excised if it is causing leg pain with a good expectation of resolving leg pain not back pain

In brief: Excision removal

It can be excised if it is causing leg pain with a good expectation of resolving leg pain not back pain
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