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Old 10-17-2011, 01:08 PM
 
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Is this considered a risky procedure in an elderly person? Someone I know has been offered this procedure (steriods apparently) for back pain.

Does anyone have experience with this?
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Old 10-17-2011, 07:15 PM
 
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I was in my 60s when I had several injections into the L3-L4 space. Not painfull and I felt immediate relief with the first one then less relief fir lesser periods of time after that. I quit after 4 or 5 as it wasn't worth it.

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