Foraminal Hematoma Following Lumbar Transforaminal Steroid Injection Causing Reversible Motor Deficit: A Case Report

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Lumbar radiculopathy is a common disorder with a prevalence of 2.2-8% [1]. Mechanical compression by a herniated lumbar disc or foraminal stenosis, along with an induced inflammatory response, is thought to underlie radicular pain [2]. Transforaminal epidural steroid injections (TFESI) are widely used for the management of lumbar radicular pain provoked by… (More)

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