Management of pain of post lumbar surgery syndrome: one-year results of a randomized, double-blind, active controlled trial of fluoroscopic caudal epidural injections.

@article{Manchikanti2010ManagementOP,
  title={Management of pain of post lumbar surgery syndrome: one-year results of a randomized, double-blind, active controlled trial of fluoroscopic caudal epidural injections.},
  author={Laxmaiah Manchikanti and Vijay Singh and Kimberly A. Cash and Vidyasagar Pampati and Sukdeb Datta},
  journal={Pain physician},
  year={2010},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={509-21}
}
BACKGROUND Post lumbar surgery syndrome represents a cluster of nomenclature and syndromes following spine surgery wherein the expectations of the patient and spine surgeon are not met, with persistent pain following lumbar surgery. Multiple causes have been speculated to cause pain after lumbar surgery. Epidural steroid injections are most commonly used in managing post surgical pain in the lumbar spine. However, there is a paucity of evidence of epidural injections in managing chronic low… CONTINUE READING

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