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How should i wait before getting a pain injection in my

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How long should i wait before getting a pain injection in my back?
JA: We take care of them immediately, but sometimes it takes 3 to 5 days for the banks to process things.
Customer: can you give me an article citing this guideline?
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: I use to play football, and it has been getting worse. laying down makes it better
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: That is it. I am a relatively healthy guy
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 10 months ago.

Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 10 months ago.

Have you had an exam to see what might be causing your pain?

How long has the pain been going on for?

How old are you?

How tall are you and how much do you weigh?


Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.