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Old 10-04-2004, 07:56 PM   #1
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Unhappy Selective nerve block? Need answers pls!

Short story:

Chronic pain over 2 years due to 2 falls off of ladders (20 ft fall was one of them!):
L4-L5 two buldging disks, 1 degenerated, osteoarthritis all over the area.

Had:

cortisone inj./trigger point inj.-no help just more pain
2 epidural injections-MAJOR pain, numb body parts, NO relief
many many med's-some help some do not

Dr. has scheduled me a "selective nerve block" - what is this? Can he accidentally select a wrong nerve and injure me further? Any help is appreciated!

Trina

 
Old 10-05-2004, 06:45 PM   #2
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Selective nerve block? Need answers pls!

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Old 10-09-2004, 06:34 PM   #3
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Re: Selective nerve block? Need answers pls! Hello? Anyone out there? Help!

Bump again. Before I have this procedure, I would like more information.

TIA

 
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