Nerve root block - S1 - fluoroscopy

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Sciatica down to the sole of the foot.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

A spinal needle has been advanced through the S1 foramen, and contrast introduced outlining the S1 perineural space. 

Case Discussion

Standard appearance of a transforaminal S1 nerve root injection

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Case Information

rID: 4734
Case created: 3rd Oct 2008
Last edited: 26th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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