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Cortisone injection for meniscus tear

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Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

hey my name XXXXXXX i had mri on my left knee torn my acl and meniscus and won't be having surgery for two or three months.I ask my doctor if i could have some time off because I'm in pain at work and my ...
 

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 ...
 

Do shallow lateral meniscus tears heal on their own?

Do shallow lateral meniscus tears heal on their own? My doc wants to trim it off, I also have a un displaced fracture posterior tibial plateau...when I drive my shin area aches..should I not drive,. What ...
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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. ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

meniscus tear and given crutches and told to ice it. In May I went back to my doctor because my knee was still so painful and swollen. He sent me for an MRI which confirmed the meniscus tear and suggested ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear on knee

MRIs done on both knees. medial meniscus tear on one knee and floating cartalidge on the other. i have an orthopedic surgeon appointment soon but I m trying to get general idea of treatment options ...
 

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 ...
 

What is the treatment for medial meniscus tear?

my primary physician suspects a medial meniscus tear. it catches from time to time but doesnt lock. I can walk, but any exercise makes it very painful to where it keeps me up at night for 3-4 days ...
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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 have been diagnosed with 3rd degree lateral meniscus tear in my right knee. Is physiotherapy enough? Or do I need a surgery?
hello if it is tear than physiotherapy is not sufficient, you need a surgery for reconstruction good luck
 
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
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