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What are the risks of spinal injections?

All medical interventions have risks and benefits; spinal injections have certain risks and complications that include:
  • Spinal headache
  • Bleeding (rare)
  • Infection (rare)
Certain procedures may carry other risks.Your doctor will discuss these with you if they pertain to your situation.

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Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.