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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear in knee

I twisted my knee about a week ago and I am in quite a bit if pain, I went to the local walk in clinic and they thought that it might be a meniscus tear because the pain is on the inside portion ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful meniscus tear

recommended an MRI and said it sounded like a meniscus tear. After he manipulated the joint it has been ...
 

Does Cortisone shot help alleviate pain from a lateral meniscus flap tear?

How long does an injection of cortisone help with pain. from a lateral meniscus flap tear? My wife ...'t have to be done immediately since she feels better with the cortisone. It's very confusing.Thank you. ...
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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 ...
 

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? ...
 

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 ...
 

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

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 ...
 

Suggest remedy for meniscus tear

I am 55 and was in a car accident 8 months ago resulting in CS herniated discs and a posterior horn meniscus tear that extends to the interior with patellar chondromalacia. I feel vulnerable to further ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

Severe articular cartIlage thinning, at the mid level of the medial facet and median ridge of the patella, also there is a horizontal of the posterior torn of the medial meniscus the tears tend ...
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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.
 
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
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