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Cortisone injection for meniscus tear

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Is cortisone injections safe to take?

my son is XXXXof having cortizone injections, he claims it builds up in your body and can cause problems after awhile. I've had them every once in a while for knee pain and once for bursitis . YYYY@YYYY
 

What impact Meniscus tear could have on the healing process involved in a total knee replacement?

meniscus ...and should The ortho group thought that since the cortisone wasn't working to relieve the pain ... a cortisone shot. One week later, as I was walking down steps in my house, my knee popped, locked and began ...
 

Can meniscus tear be repaired by an ayurvedic treatment?

CAN A MENISCUS TEAR (POINT1 BELOW) BE CURED BY AYURVEDIC TREATMENT? MRI REPORT POINTS 1. Horizontal and vertical oblique tear in the posterior horn of medial menisus with small meniscal fragment ...
 

Swollen, painful knee, taken anti-inflammatory medicine, cortisone, done MRI, physical therapy, had arthritis, meniscus tear

I am a 48 yr old female. i twisted my right knee 4 weeks ago . went an orthopaedic specilist who thought for sure i had a meniscus tear. i had an mri and it didnt show a tear. i have some arthritis . he ...
 

Enteroscopy, meniscus tear, blood drawn from the knee, swelling.

HAd an ahtroscopy 2 weeks ago for a lateral meniscus tear... this morning, the surgeon removed blood from my knee. When can I expect the swelling to go away (16 yrs old, 6ft, 170lbs? ...
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Sharp pain on left knee, unable to walk. MRI shows arthritis, small meniscus tear. How to cure?

i have had an Mri of my left knee and it shows arthritis and a small meniscus tear. tried a cortisone injection. symptoms: sudden sharp pain (very strong pain) on the left side of my knee that makes ...
 

Knee arthroscopy found grade IV wear and tear of patella, lateral meniscus tear. Still painful, draining fluid. Long-term prognosis?

lateral tear in meniscus which was not repaired or removed. Still having pain 3 months post op despite numerous physio and acupuncture sessions. Also had fluid drained off knee last week and cortisone injection ...
 

LATERAL MENISCUS TEAR SURGERY

i have to get surgery for a lateral meniscus tear. After surgery will i still be able to play soccer. ...
 

Is there any treatment for meniscus tear in Ayurveda?

Hi i have a meniscus tear in my knee and its been 6 months now and its painful some times , i have consulted a doctor and after a 2 week Plaster it did not benefited much but increased the pain ...
 

Normal for staph infection to recur in meniscus tear?

My step-son had knee surgery for a meniscus tear the Monday after Thanksgiving. He has now had a total of 4 surgeries since then because of a staph infection that seems to keep reoccurring ...
 

Is meniscus tear curable after surgery ?

i am having the prob of bucket handle tear meniscus...can i be fit as before after surgery? ...
 

Surgery is required for ACL and partial meniscus tear?

Where is the best place to find information about doctors? Our 25 year old is in another state and just got his MRI back that says he has an aCL tear and partial meniscus tear and the doctor he went ...
 

Knee injury, twisted knee. Taken cortisone shot, physical therapy. MRI done, shows cyst. Meniscus tear?

tear. He then referred me to an Orthopedic doctor , that doctor gave me a cortisone shot and physical ... a meniscus tear? ...
 

Right knee pain, knee joint effusion, meniscus tear diagnosed. Cortisone shot taken. Advise?

. Upon exam thereapist said all evidence lead to a meniscus tear. I had an MRI done still in a lot ... and in the postierior horn of the medial meniscus. I went to the orthi surgeon and he gave me a cortisone shot. It has ...
 

Having pain while sleeping and walking after meniscus surgery. No improvement with cortisone injection

I had meniscus surgery about 8 months ago. I still am in a bad way. It is painful to walk, sleep and sit. I had two cortisone shots and now the liquid gel in my knee. Still very little improvement ...
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my mri of right knee: instrasubstance teat of acl is entertained . no meniscus tear. some fluid effusion. do i need surgery or just conservative treatment ?
You need surgery.
 
I fractured my medial femoral condyle, edema to the lateral condyle. complete mcl tear, lcl and meniscus tear. now have sudden severe pain, burning, swelling...
Hi, Thanks for writing in. You must contact your doctor immediately. If your brace is too tight, it must be loosened. If necessary pain medications must be added. Hope this helps
 
I am 27yrs since 2008 i had a leg injury but i didnt operate. its a flap meniscus tear . my leg is locking once a year. operate or live with it n take care .
Hi For some of meniscal tears you will get improvement in some months.But if you have again pain and discomfort after 6months duration then you can think about arthroscopic surgery. Thanks
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