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Newly Discovered Dangers Associated With Cortisone Injections

Newly Discovered Dangers Associated With Cortisone Injections

“Physicians do not commonly tell patients about the possibility of joint collapse or subchondral insufficiency fractures (from cortisone injections) that may lead to earlier total hip or knee replacement. This information should be part of the consent when you inject patients with intra-articular corticosteroids (like cortisone).”