Sacroiliac Joint Steroid Injection
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This injection procedure is performed to relieve pain caused by arthritis in the sacroiliac joint where the spine and hip bone meet. The steroid medication can reduce swelling and inflammation in the joint.
What is a sacroiliac joint steroid injection?
This detailed video describes a sacroiliac joint steroid injection, including location of sacroiliac joint, anesthetic injection, needle insertion, steroid injection, and ending the procedure. Afterward, the needle is removedand a small bandage is used to cover the tiny surface wound.