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injections- combined to RTgirl2011 threads

RTgirl2011RRTgirl2011 Posts: 511
edited 12/07/2013 - 7:21 AM in Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Problems
Discectomies 05/08 and 04/11, fusions L4-5 Feb 9,2012 and L3-L4 June 28,2012, Staph infection washout 3/2/2012, Bulged L5-S1. SCS trial on January 17th, 2014, which was a success! Permanent SCS on February 20th.


  • I had both joints injected on Sept 4 and then again on Nov 5. The first shots gave me 90% relief for about 4 weeks and then dropped off to nothing at 6 weeks. It has been almost a month since the second set of shots and again I got a 90% relief almost immediately and at 50% now. The injections hurt a bit when they go in but an hour later you feel great.
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