cortisone


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  • noun

Synonyms for cortisone

a corticosteroid hormone (trade name Cortone Acetate) normally produced by the adrenal cortex

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Vicenzino and his team randomly assigned 165 adults with tennis elbow to one of four treatment groups: cortisone shots with physical therapy, placebo shots with physical therapy, cortisone shots without physical therapy and placebo shots without physical therapy.
You should only get a 20cc shot of cortisone, he gave me a 100cc shot.
Mais pour arreter le medicament a base de cortisone, il faut l'arreter graduellement en diminuant un comprime par jour jusqu'a ce qu'on arrive a une dose d'un comprime par jour qu'on garde pendant un mois au moins.
Zohar set out to discover what a single extra dose of cortisone could do, when administered up to six hours after test subjects experienced a traumatizing event.
In addition, he no longer needed any medications including Cortisone or Methotrexate.
A: Small amounts of cortisone injected into a confined space twice a year should have little effect on the rest of your body.
Craig Lennox Our GP expert will answer your questions every week Q Will getting a cortisone injection hurt?
Cannavaro had tested positive for the banned substance cortisone after taking a medicine to treat an insect sting in August.
The England batsman, who has his summer disrupted by the problem, is allowed just one more cortisone injection in his spine.
The England batsman, who has seen his summer disrupted by the problem, is allowed just one more cortisone injection in his spine.
In the 50-plus years since they first appeared on the medical market, cortisone (steroid) compounds--the pharmaceutical derivatives of cortisol--have become prominent mainstream medicines because of their anti-inflammatory and immune-suppression applications.
The 37-year-old will have a cortisone injection to relieve the pain in order to compete in the season's second major championship, which starts at Oakmont in Pennsylvania on June 14.