Controlled paravertebral injection of hydrocortisone in cervical rhizopathy.

@article{Olsson1959ControlledPI,
  title={Controlled paravertebral injection of hydrocortisone in cervical rhizopathy.},
  author={S Olsson},
  journal={Acta radiologica},
  year={1959},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={
          439-42
        }
}
The cervical nerve root syndrome is a well-known clinical entity in everyday practice. The treatment of this often severe and painful condition has so far been mainly physical (massage, short wave diathermy. traction, etc) or roentgen treatment. A fair number of patients, however. prove to be resistant to such treatment and other methods have therefore been tried including the anti-inflammatory action of hydrocortisone. injected locally. COHEN et coll. (1955) have described a method of… CONTINUE READING

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