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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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear and radial tear on knees

My name is XXXXXXX ,both my knees got meniscus tear right knee got radial tear approximately 7mm and left knee got horizontall tear.3 months ago I started taking glucosamine tabelets and doing exercises ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for medial meniscus tear in the knee

6 days ago i had my 4th left knee arthroscopy for a large lateral meniscus tear and a medium size medial meniscus tear. I have OA - that is why so many meniscus tears/arthroscopies. I typically bounce ...
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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 ...
 

Suggest tests to detect meniscus tear

, my doctor discovered I had a buckled meniscus tear, a very bad one...what is the severity ... showed up on my MRI. I ve had two aspirations, two cortisone shots, a 10 course of steroids, anti ...
 

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

Hi, I was told by a doctor that I had a small tear in my meniscus and I had to sit out for 6 weeks ... but it s as strong as my other knee. How do I know if my meniscus has healed fully? ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

to an Orthopedic doctor and he took another xRay and not broken. He stated it plus be a torn meniscus. I am now back home and saw my Dr. Today and he orders a bone scan. He stated it is not a torn meniscus. What ...
 

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? ...
 

What type of treatment is recommended for meniscus tear?

Hi i have had an acl reconstruction 1 year ago, and a medial meniscus. A few weeks back i tore my meniscus. The MRI scans said i tore Peripheral longitudinal tear of lateral, and complex tear within ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear in the knee

visited another doctor. This doctor ordered an MRI and discovered I also had a slightly torn meniscus ...
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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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