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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience in Anesthesiology
Call your dr : Call the doctor who did injection, he will direct you what to do. If not available, go to er.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience in Family Medicine
No: That is not a typical reaction to a cortisone injection. Assuming this was no a spinal injection (which is a different topic altogether) i would look ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly: The injection could have caused a small leak of spinal fluid and can be giving you a spinal headache. You should see your pain mgmt doc asap as a sim ... Read More
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A 96-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience in Cardiology
Cortisone shot: not typical side effects,if persistent please be checked out. Also check your temperature to exclude a fever.
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A 96-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Headaches . . .: New onset headache in someone who never has headaches is an alarm bell for us regardless of age, so best to get evaluated sooner than later. Unfortuna ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Injection site: Pain can hurt.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Maybe (not) . . .: Most of us docs are based in the states w/o much knowledge of australia's rules & regulations. Over here, injections are typically not available w/o p ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possibly: You possibly could die from a cortisone injection if you are truly allergic to cortisone and given a sufficient dose, but death related to a single co ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Cortisone: This should not prohibit you from getting a cortisone injection.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Nguyen
19 years experience in Bariatrics
Yes: Yes it should not interfere with surgery.
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