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Doctor suggests an injection of marcaine steroid into the hip joint to relieve pain. Is this reasonable?
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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine
In brief: Yes
Marcaine is a longer lasting anesthetic.
It is commonly used for things like joint injections. It is usually tolerated very well. It is usually combined with steroids to give long lasting relief.

In brief: Yes
Marcaine is a longer lasting anesthetic.
It is commonly used for things like joint injections. It is usually tolerated very well. It is usually combined with steroids to give long lasting relief.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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