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... Do you think it was worth it to get the cortisone shot? ... (7 replies)
... hand. I had a shot last year and this did not happen? ... (7 replies)
... Exactly the same thing happened to me. I think the Doc hit me wrong -- he's the only one who's ever gone in through the wrist; the others were in my palm. I have an appointment Wednesday, April 11 to investigate further. (6 replies)

... I am in the early stages of developing Guyon Tunnel... bad mouse form. Making changes long term. My doc recommended a cortisone shot to decrease inflammation, which should take care of the numbness I often feel in my pinky and ring fingers. ... (1 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with mild carpal tunnel syndrome. I haven't been having any pain or numbness except at night when I slept. My orthopedic hand doctor advised a cortisone shot in my wrist before thinking of surgery. ... (6 replies)
Return of numbness
Jul 31, 2007
... I have gotten the cortisone shot in my wrist and it helped a little but my results from the tests were not good. We are debating on wether I need surgery again. ... (6 replies)
... So the numbness persists but I do have movement again. Pain, numbess but at least I have movement. ... (7 replies)
... At any rate, the shot did nothing for me except to earn my status as a patient with the mouth of a truckdriver. ... (7 replies)
... The shot for the CTS in my left hand helped for about six months. I did find relief during that time. ... (7 replies)
... I didn't have a freeze shot before the cortisone injections, but my doctor mixes an anesthetic in with the cortisone. I must say though, it didn't help much. ... (7 replies)
... I've already had cts surgery 2 years ago. Now I have tendonitis. I think they will decide to give me cortisone shots in both hands. I heard this hurts. Did either of you have a freeze block before getting the shot? ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I had a cortisone injection in my left hand back in May of last year, and my hand was numb and painful for almost a week. ... (7 replies)
... an x-ray will NOT show if a nerve is pinched. You need to get an EMG/NCV done. (10 replies)
... I HAD TO HAVE MY 8YR OLD TIE MY SHOES. HORRIBLE PAIN!! I JUST GOT A CORTISONE SHOT IN MY WRIST YESTERDAY AND I AM WAITING TO SEE WHAT HAPPENS. SO FAR, IM JUST EXPERIENCING MORE PAIN. ... (10 replies)
... I saw the Orthopedic doctor for a consult. He suggested that a cortisone shot would alleviate some of my symptoms. ... (0 replies)
... Right hand has gotten worse, I shake it out often to get the numbness to go away. Today was the second cortisone shot to right hand. Every time I had the shot my hands would go numb for a couple hours. This time it felt like it was just saline. No warming feeling or slight numbing at all. ... (12 replies)
... a cortisone shot, and physical therapy. Nothing helped enough to give me significant relief. ... (9 replies)
... k clear but I still had pain. Yesterday the pain was really bad. I went back to the wrist surgeon and he gave me the Phalex and reverse Phalex test. I didnt feel numbness but I felt intense pain on the side opposite the thumb. They did another test to look at my Tendons. Right near my joint the dr pressed on it and it hurt alot. ... (4 replies)
... I developed CTS while pregnant at 4 months from a work related assignment. Symptoms were severe numbness and tingling, along with pain and swelling in both hands. No therapy other than splints was done while pregnant for obvious reasons. Found to be work related. ... (1 replies)
... My carpal tunnel is acting up again and I have an appointment with a surgeon, but a few years back I did get a shot in the wrist - it was very very painful and, when the doctor was done with me and I was checking out in the waiting room, I almost passed out. I guess the receptionist noticed the look on my face and immediately took me back into the exam room, where I laid for... (6 replies)


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