What is Atlanto-axial joint injection?

Category: Procedures


The atlanto-axial (AA) joint is located at the top of the neck, or base of the skull (C1-C2). Pain or injury to this area may cause decreased neck movement or headache pain. An AA injection is a combination of a steroid and an anesthestic used to numb the AA joint and decrease inflammation.

No patients have reported taking Atlanto-axial joint injection.
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