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Cortisone shot for meniscus tear

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

a cortisone shot. One week later, as I was walking down steps in my house, my knee popped, locked and began hurting when I would walk. I returned to the ortho group and received a second cortisone shot...the strain ...
 

What are the side effects of Cortisone shot?

I have had a cortisone shot inMarch for hip bursitis . Then in July I had a kenalog shot for my sacroiliac joint . Now the dr wants me to have a nother cortisone shot with xray. I am concerned about side ...
 

Does cortisone shots affect creatinine?

. Also can cortisone shots affect Creatinine ? ...
 

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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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 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?

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

Cortisone shots

How many cortisone shots can you have in the same shoulder before it becomes harmful to your health? ...
 

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

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 ...
 

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? ...
 

Post Cortisone shot symptom

I had a cortison injection a couple of days ago to treat what turned out to be a calcium buildup ... something was wrong with it, then had to re-insert another seringe to inject the Cortison). I work at a Drs ...
 

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 ...
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Are cortisone shots effective and safe for rotator cuff tendonitis?
Yes... when the shots are injected by trained doctors.
 
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.
 
Are shots of cortison in the knee harmful or beneficial?
Cortisone shots in any joint when done properly...and according to the guidelines can be very helpful in treating joint inflammation and pain. Cortisone shots anywhere in the body if given too frequently can be harmful. I hope this has answered your question.
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