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Synonyms for cortisone

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

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You, on the other hand, are getting an injection into inflamed tissue, which cannot rupture, and the sonogram will help the doctor see exactly where to insert the cortisone.
Commonly used steroid drugs include cortisone, prednisone, and hydrocortisone (see "What You Should Know" for a list of steroid drugs).
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.
Are there any health risks in getting cortisone injections twice yearly to ease pain in my back and legs from spinal stenosis?
Craig Lennox Our GP expert will answer your questions every week Q Will getting a cortisone injection hurt?
Corticosteroids, of which cortisone is one type, can reduce inflammation and therefore reduce the pain.
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.
Cortisone injections can provide rapid, temporary relief of joint pain caused by osteoarthritis by controlling inflammation.