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What are the uses of coxcomb injections for a meniscus bursa condition?

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Dr. Edward Neilsen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Synvisc (hylan g-f 20)

Synvisc (hylan g-f 20) is derived from compound found in the comb of roosters.
It's chief component is hyaluronic acid, which attracts water and at least theoretically promotes new cartilage to develop, thereby increasing "cushioning" in the joint.

In brief: Synvisc (hylan g-f 20)

Synvisc (hylan g-f 20) is derived from compound found in the comb of roosters.
It's chief component is hyaluronic acid, which attracts water and at least theoretically promotes new cartilage to develop, thereby increasing "cushioning" in the joint.
Dr. Edward Neilsen
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: They can help

There are several versions of hyaluronan injections also called viscosupplementation -- that are used to treat knee osteoarthritis.
They are injected directly into the joint. They include: 1% sodium Hyaluronate (euflexxa) sodium Hyaluronate (hyalgan) high-molecular-weight hyaluronan (orthovisc) sodium Hyaluronate (supartz) hylan g-f20 (synvisc) 1% sodium Hyaluronate (nuflexxa) they can help.

In brief: They can help

There are several versions of hyaluronan injections also called viscosupplementation -- that are used to treat knee osteoarthritis.
They are injected directly into the joint. They include: 1% sodium Hyaluronate (euflexxa) sodium Hyaluronate (hyalgan) high-molecular-weight hyaluronan (orthovisc) sodium Hyaluronate (supartz) hylan g-f20 (synvisc) 1% sodium Hyaluronate (nuflexxa) they can help.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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