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Scar tissue

AmydlynAAmydlyn Posts: 1
edited 11/09/2014 - 1:45 PM in Recovering from Surgery
I had a discectomy in February this year and was progressing well until August when I started having shooting pain down my leg again. Turns out I have scar tissue in the area and around my s1 nerve root. I had a bulging disc (L5). So, I had an epidural steroid injection on Friday . Needless to say, I've been in terrible pain all weekend :(. Anyone have a similar experience? I know it'll be a week before I know if the injection worked or not, but I'm hoping it does! Any other suggestions for relief????
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