This type of injection is both diagnostic and therapeutic. The piriformis muscle begins in the pelvis and connects to the sacrum. Because it sits on top of the sciatic nerve, pain in the piriformis muscle can cause symptoms of sciatica. Piriformis injections can help pinpoint the source of pain and can relieve back pain if the piriformis is the culprit.
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