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... weeks and this length varies in each individual. I've had many shots in just about every joint and as they do take the pain away very quickly it is not a long time resolution. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Stacie, I had two cort shots to delay my surgery until a more convenient time. ... (4 replies)
... The article also notes that such shots are only rarely used for hip OA. ... (4 replies)

... d have a brace fitted for my knee, but it was big and bulky, and in his experience have found that most do not wear it like they should. When my dr. gave me the cortizone shot in Oct. it felt so good for about 2 days, I thought, wow, relief finally. The pain came back with a vengience. ... (25 replies)
... They do help for a while, but they are not a cure for the main problem. (3 replies)
... I'm schedule to have a cortizone shot for my knee tomorrow... ... (3 replies)
Hip Bursitus
Oct 13, 2007
... I've had 5 cortizone shots in my left hip in the last 2 yrs. Dr. says no more shots. He just took an MRI of both hips. In right hip had two shots in the past 3 mos. Wonder what the next step will be. ... (4 replies)
... as sent home since work could not abide by the restrictions. I was directed to see and othrpedic surgeon who said it could be condromalacia patella. Offered a cortizone shot, but i refused. Then asked for a second opinion since he didnt want to see me unless i got the shot. ... (1 replies)
Synvisc injections
Aug 13, 2011
... of them, and cortizone shots to, my knee never healed right, so after PT, a year later this past July 2011 I had surgery to remove scar tissue and more cartalidge. ... (40 replies)
... i wonder if why more folks don't get the shots is because it requires approval from the insurance company. ... (33 replies)
... i will give a good guess of the MRI question Most hip pain is a indication of a back problem, due to a pinched nerve or slipped or ruptured disk ,, it feels like its in you hip but its actually coming from the nerve pinched above it. that is why he wants a MRI;) (7 replies)
... Hi, all. I could use some emotional support and the wisdom of others' experiences. I am almost 40, a student, and until this semester was in school preparing for a career in early elementary education. (A series of financial setbacks motivated me to change my career path.) We've been getting by on US$24k, but could not afford the premiums to put me on hubby's insurance. All... (7 replies)
... I just got the results of my knee MRI and I have a meniscus tear in the left knee. I have had pain for months and months, the ortho doctor has been giving me cortizone shots, finally I got xray of hip and it is bone on bone. ... (1 replies)
Hip pain
Jul 8, 2013
... the bike after a 1.5 hr session and noticed my left hip was hurting. After a few weeks started with the doctors... after two ortho surgeons xrays, 2 MRIs and 4 cortizone shots that really did not work, PT, various rubs, anti inflamms they say I have stubborn trochan bursitis... it is still hurting today. ... (0 replies)
Torn Hip Labrum
Oct 20, 2012
... that was indeed the problem but since there is no evidence of anything there the doctor can only suspect its all coming from the hips. I have gotten a couple of cortizone shots in both hips and that seems to help for a while but it just comes back as I am really active or try to be. ... (5 replies)
... A TENS unit can help wonders as does wearing your TED hose during the day. Good luck. Just found out I can have cortizone shots in my TKR yippee!! All better now. ... (3 replies)
... The injection consisted of Marcaine and Kenalog. One of the hip Dr's told me that he would use depomedrol rather than what I had been given. I've heard that sometimes the injections do work....but I've had bad luck for the most part. I haven't been able to sleep on my side for about 4 years....but the really bad glute pain started after the injection. Why the... (6 replies)
... Guessing cortizone shots which i have read will make tendonosis worse and heal slower. They do take the pain away i have read, but in the long run will do more damage than good. ... (6 replies)
... Hi magaco: There is no way I would have both hips done at the same time! :eek: I asked my doctor about that when I consulted him about hip replacement. He was horrified that I even asked the question. I had the worst hip done first but you say both hips are bad. Maybe some who have had both hips done at once can chime in here and give their reactions. Shirley H. (11 replies)
... I am 40yr old woman who has both hips bone on bone and have exhausted all medicine, cortizone shots etc. "you know the routine" I am now looking at THR and I need them on both. Doc said he wouldn't do "that" to his patients meaning doing both of them at once. ... (11 replies)


Associated Tags: bilateral, congenital hip dysplasia, hip replacement, mri, mri help, radiology transcription, thr

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