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Old 02-21-2012, 05:15 PM   #4
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Re: L4/L5 Spine problems

You can find tons of info over on the Back Pain board.

I've had both the Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI) and also a RFA (Radio frequency ablation). The ESI was for neck and back issues, the RFA for my SI joint (sacroiliac). The RFA did a great job of relieving my pain in that area. It comes back sometimes but not often enough to need to do RFA again.
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Rt&Lt thumb arthroplasty 2012 ; RT TKR & Bilat CTS 2011
Fusions: L5-S1 (87), L4-S1 (93), C5-C7 ('06), L3-S1 ('10)
C5-C7 foraminotomy 08