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Hello! Chronic back pain. Just diagnosed

I went fir steroid injection yesterday and Dr tread new MRI and I was diagnosed with several things. Degenerative anterolisthesis of L3 on L4 on L5. Facet joint effusion with a right sided extracanalicular synovial cyst. Broad based central disc protrusion contact S1 nerve roots. 
I've already had RFA. Dud not relieve pain on the right side going down my leg. Went for injections. Dr says if these don't help liking at surgery. YIKES!!


  • Hello Pamk
    Welcome to Spine Health

    Sad that the RFA didnt relieve pain for you.
    Hoping the injections will work for you!

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    William Garza
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