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Neuroradiology

, Volume 54, Issue 7, pp 781–782 | Cite as

Medial branch neurotomy in low back pain

  • Chinmoy RoyEmail author
  • Nilay Chatterjee
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Facet Joint Medial Branch Needle Position Pulse Radiofrequency Motor Loss 
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Notes

Conflict of interest

We declare that we have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pain ManagementInstitute of Neurosciences Kolkata (I-NK)KolkataIndia

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