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Can cortisone injection shots in my upper thoracic spine, t678 area effect results on blood work done (ana; lupus) ) following the injections?

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

It can affect a sed rate, cbc, and CRP but not an ana.

In brief: Depends

It can affect a sed rate, cbc, and CRP but not an ana.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Little changes could happen because small amount get absorb to the blood stream.

In brief: Yes

Little changes could happen because small amount get absorb to the blood stream.
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