Post Cortisone shot symptom
I had a cortison injection a couple of days ago to treat what turned out to be a calcium buildup in my shoulder which caused considerable pain. That pain seems to have subsided somewhat but now I have a wierd symptom in my throat . Not a soar throat but a pain on that side when I swallow. It also...
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 to says he will need surgery. I need to make sure that the doctor and hospital are good and come...
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 . i consulted a orthopedic , he has suggested anthroscopy. what will be the after effect of this treatment. Whether i will be able to walk and play as before. removal of some part of meniscus will...
Are cortisone shots effective and safe for rotator cuff tendonitis?
Yes... when the shots are injected by trained doctors.
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General & Family Physician
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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