Medications and Injections in Orthopedics

For some orthopedic injuries, your doctor may prescribe a medication or injection that can help you recover. Explore common options you may have so you know what to expect.
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cortisone injection given by nurse
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a syringe and two vials of medicine.
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A doctor giving a patient an injection
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Cortisone injection
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Syringe and Pills
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