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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.
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