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Using Cortisone Injections to Treat Achilles Problems - Orthopedics
Cortisone injections are seldom used around the Achilles tendon. Cortisone can lead to ruptures of the Achilles tendon, and therefore the injections are ...
Achilles Tendon Injury Treatment Options - Orthopedics - About.com
PRP injections have not been shown to help in the treatment of Achilles tendon problems, and cortisone injections can lead to possible rupture of the Achilles ...
Ryan Howard Injury - Achilles Tendon Rupture After Cortisone ...
Oct 21, 2011 ... Having a cortisone injection in the area of the Achilles tendon is known to increase the risk for Achilles tendon rupture. Phillies star player Ryan ...
Are Cortisone Injections Bad for You? - Orthopedics - About.com
The most frequently encountered example is the use of cortisone around the Achilles tendon. Even when performed carefully, injections of cortisone around the ...
Tendonitis - Treatment Options - Orthopedics - About.com
Not all types of tendonitis can be addressed with cortisone injections! For example, Achilles tendonitis is rarely injected with cortisone because of concerns  ...
Healing Tendons With Injections - Orthopedics - About.com
Jul 6, 2013 ... Different types of injections including cortisone and PRP injections are ... PRP was no more effective than placebo for treatment of Achilles ...
Side Effects of Cortisone Shots - Orthopedics - About.com
Oct 18, 2014 ... Cortisone injections are often used to treat orthopedic problems. ... rupture, as is the case when cortisone is injected for Achilles tendonitis.
Cortisone Injection -- Cortisone Injection for Pain - Chronic Pain
Question: Do Cortisone Injections Work? Answer: For some people, yes. But usually only as a short-term solution. Corticosteroids such as cortisone and ...
Side-Effects of Cortisone Shots - Your Experience ... - Orthopedics
Side-effects of cortisone injections are not uncommon, and many patients are unsure if their experience is normal. Did your doctor warn you about possible ...
Peroneal Tendon Tears - Treatment for Ankle Tendonitis - Orthopedics
Cortisone injections are used infrequently, as they can lead to tendon damage. ... tendonitis that does not improve, a shot of cortisone may be considered.
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