A 22-year-old male asked:
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i have allergy to aspirin and nsaid, can i inject steroidal cortison shots into my shoulder?

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Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Not related: If you have an allergy to Aspirin and or NSAID then a steroid is not the same medicine. But your doctr will ask you what your allergy is. Do you get hives? Breathing difficulty? The shoulder cortisone injection for someone 22 years old is also a concern as it is a temporary therapy.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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