Best Ganglion Impar Treatment


Overview

A Ganglion Impar Block is a treatment in which a type of injection is injected to provide relief from the problems that cause pain in the lower pelvis and groin. It is very beneficial in treating chronic conditions.

Procedure

Your doctor will ask you to lie down on your stomach and the area will be cleaned. Medicine will be given to you to numb the area where the injection will be given. Then a needle will be injected in the area near the tailbone between your buttocks and then will be moved just in front of the sacrum. Once the correct area is identified, medicine will be injected through the needle. 

Benefits

There are various benefits of Ganglion Impar Block. It provides relief from the problems that cause pain in the lower pelvis and groin. It is a non-surgical procedure which could be performed in minutes. 

Risks

Some of the risks of ganglion impar block include bleeding, infection, allergic reaction, weakness or numbness in the legs, fever, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the conditions treated through Ganglion Impar Block?

    There are various conditions in which this could be helpful such as vaginal cancer, pain in the tailbone, scrotal cancer, rectal pain, etc.

  • How long does it take for a Ganglion Impar Block to work?

    It might take several days to show the best results.