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how long does a cortisone shot take to work in a hip?

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Dr. Tal David
Dr. Tal David answered
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cortisone injection : Depends on the diagnosis. Cortisone will usually have an effect within 4-7 days.
Answered on Nov 7, 2018

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