Comparison of Two Methods of Epidural Steroid Injection in the Treatment of Recurrent Lumbar Disc Herniation

  title={Comparison of Two Methods of Epidural Steroid Injection in the Treatment of Recurrent Lumbar Disc Herniation},
  author={Saeid Karamouzian and Ali Ebrahimi-Nejad and Shahram Shahsavarani and Ehsan Keikhosravi and Mohsen Shahba and Farzaneh Ebrahimi},
  booktitle={Asian spine journal},
STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. PURPOSE We compared the effects of two methods of epidural steroid injection in patients with recurrent disc herniation. OVERVIEW OF LITERATURE To our knowledge, there is no previous report of such a comparison in these patients. METHODS The study was performed with 30 patients with relapsed lumbar disc herniation whose pain was not relieved by conservative remedies. The patients were divided into two groups, each of 15 patients, and entered the study for… CONTINUE READING

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