What is the role of epidural steroid injections (ESIs) in the management of radicular pain?

Updated: Aug 06, 2018
  • Author: Boqing Chen, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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The judicial use of epidural steroid injections (ESIs) in conjunction with a properly designed rehabilitation program may play a very important role in the conservative management of patients with severe radicular pain, improving their quality of life and function.


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