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Cortisone injection for meniscus tear

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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? ...
 

Can the symptoms of bursitis rebound after cortisone injection?

Can my symptoms of bursitis rebound after cortisone injections YYYY@YYYY ...
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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 ...
 

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 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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Knee Popping after ACL repaired. Could it be a meniscus tear ?

I had my ACL repaired and now my knee always pops and sometimes it feels like it pops in and out of place. What could this be? Could it be a meniscus tear? ...
 

Have meniscus tear. Should go for arthroscopic surgery?

I have minscus tear in my left knee .Doctors suggested arthoscopy. what should I do now
 

Bucket handle meniscus tear in knee. After effect of arthroscopy?

I am 32 years old and i have buscket handle tear in medial meniscus anterior horn of my right knee ... of this treatment. Whether i will be able to walk and play as before. removal of some part of meniscus will affect ...
 

Diagnosed with meniscus tear. Pain in the knee. Surgery needed?

hi my name is tom - saw an orthopedic surgeon and was told i have a menistus tear - he was not that informative - i did not know what questions to ask and my options - after doping a little research on my own i have come up with a number of...
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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
 
hi doctor . half of the may face hair not growing .. what should i do?
Hi, Should consult dermatologist to rule out: - alopecia areata (treated with local minoxidyl and cortisonic injections) - fungal infection (treated with antifungal shampoo and cream) All the best! Dr.Alba
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