Radiofrequency denervation, typically used to treat lumbar and cervical zygapophyseal joint pain, has shown efficacy in treating thoracic zygapophyseal joint pain.
Radiofrequency denervation may be ineffective in alleviating chronic low back pain.
Radiofrequency denervation of thoracic facet joints may provide pain relief comparable to that achieved for cervical and lumbar facet joints.
Radiofrequency denervation improved chronic low back pain arising from the facet joints.
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