Sacro Iliac joint arthropathy usually results in pain in lower back, buttocks, back and side of the thigh region. This problem is common in elderly people and after pregnancy in ladies. Xray, CT scan may confirm presence of arthritic changes in the joint.
Treatment includes physical therapy and anti inflammatory medications. Some patients will require sacro iliac joint injections or sacro iliac joint radio frequency ablations under x ray guidance. SI joint procedures are safe day care procedures usually taking about 30 minutes duration.