Cervical epidural abscess after epidural steroid injection.

@article{Huang2004CervicalEA,
  title={Cervical epidural abscess after epidural steroid injection.},
  author={Russel C. Huang and Gary S. Shapiro and Moe R. Lim and Harvinder S. Sandhu and Gregory E. Lutz and Richard J Herzog},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2004},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={
          E7-9
        }
}
STUDY DESIGN This is a case report of a cervical epidural abscess presenting with neurologic deficits after cervical epidural steroid injection. OBJECTIVE To describe the presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and outcome of a rare complication of cervical epidural steroid injection. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Cervical epidural steroid injections are a commonly used modality in the treatment of cervical spine disease. Serious complications from the procedure are rare. There is only one… CONTINUE READING

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