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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 ...

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 ...

Does cortisone shots affect creatinine?

. Also can cortisone shots affect Creatinine ? ...

Swollen, painful knee, taken anti-inflammatory medicine, cortisone, done MRI, physical therapy, had arthritis, meniscus tear

I am a 48 yr old female. i twisted my right knee 4 weeks ago . went an orthopaedic specilist who thought for sure i had a meniscus tear. i had an mri and it didnt show a tear. i have some arthritis . he ...

Had meniscus surgery, knee drained, cortisone shots, MRI shows arthritis. Should I get a lower back MRI?

had meniscus surgery March 23. Large tear. No relief post-op. Doctor said take time. Had knee ... -- Horizontal tear of the posterior horn and mid zone of the medial meniscus , which extends to the inferior ...
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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 ...

Cortisone shots

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


i have to get surgery for a lateral meniscus tear. After surgery will i still be able to play soccer. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Have meniscus tear. Should go for arthroscopic surgery?

I have minscus tear in my left knee .Doctors suggested arthoscopy. what should I do now

Knee Popping after ACL repaired. Could it be a meniscus tear ?

I had my ACL repaired and now my knee always pops and sometimes it feels like it pops in and out of place. What could this be? Could it be a meniscus tear? ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
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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