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Are Epidurals Effective?

1madhatter11madhatter Posts: 2
edited 11/05/2014 - 2:40 PM in Spinal Injections
Hi just a question here,

I'm 27 m, have had one microdiscechtomy on my L5S1 herniated disc. 4 years pain free, I am having recurrence of sciatica, etc. I'm wondering if epidurals are effective? Has anyone had positive experiences, such as an epidural allowing them to be pain free long enough to attack physical therapy? Or is this purely a temporary measure. Sorry we've all had this debilitating back pain. Thanks for your help!



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