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Trigger Point Injections

The use of trigger point injections may be recommended by Axis providers to treat or manage temporary or chronic pain causing painful areas in a muscle. 

The “trigger point” is a knot of muscle that does not relax and is very sensitive to the touch.  When pressure is applied to the trigger point, there may be some pain at that spot, as well as in some other part of the body affected by the nerve being “triggered.”

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