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Grayson, GA
A 42-year-old female asked:

I had a corticosteroid shot on tuesday in elbow for an injury. the spot is sore, red, swollen with a small lump. is this normal?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Ice and time: Put some ice on it and give it a little more time. If the situation becomes worse or continues to persist then call the doctor.
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