Nerve root block - S1

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Sciatica down to the sole of the foot.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female
X-ray

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

Case Discussion

The standard appearance of a transforaminal S1 nerve root injection

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Case information

rID: 4734
Published: 3rd Oct 2008
Last edited: 13th Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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