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Can you get a cortisone shot in the ankle?

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Dr. Oliver Wang
Podiatry

In brief: Yes

If you know what is causing the pain, you can inject the ankle with cortisone.
You should not inject it if you have a fracture. Cortisone is only a short term solution and you should not receive more than 3 injections a year.

In brief: Yes

If you know what is causing the pain, you can inject the ankle with cortisone.
You should not inject it if you have a fracture. Cortisone is only a short term solution and you should not receive more than 3 injections a year.
Dr. Oliver Wang
Dr. Oliver Wang
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Dr. Robert Mihalich
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle

In brief: Yes

Yes, but they should be limited.

In brief: Yes

Yes, but they should be limited.
Dr. Robert Mihalich
Dr. Robert Mihalich
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