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I just had a left knee cortisone shot.if the shot works does that mean there is something wrong in the knee internally. if not what does it mean. Help?

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: YES

joint injections with cortisone based medication is normally used to treat internal inflammation of the knee joint.
Confirm with MRI.

In brief: YES

joint injections with cortisone based medication is normally used to treat internal inflammation of the knee joint.
Confirm with MRI.
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