Injections are often used in orthopedics for the treatment of many conditions. Cortisone
is the most frequently used medication for injections, but other medications can also be used for a variety of orthopedic conditions. Problems often treated with a cortisone injection include:
Many patients are concerned about getting a cortisone injection. Patients are usually worried about the pain associated with the steroid shot. However, with a few simple steps
, cortisone injections can be performed with minimal discomfort.
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