Osteonecrosis (the lack of bone tissue due to lack of blood supply) and bone collapse is much greater in patients with osteoarthritis who receive steroid or anesthetic injections in their hip rather than their shoulder, according to new research presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America. Osteoarthritis is a common form of arthritis that causes joint pain and stiffness. Steroid or anesthetic injections are often given to patients with osteoarthritis to control inflammation in order to ease join pain. The injections are administered directly into the joint that is in pain, according to the Arthritis ... Read More
Righting Injustice is published by the Beasley Allen Law Firm. If you are interested in a free legal consultation, please take a few moments to fill out the contact form with as many details as possible. The more information you provide us, the better we can evaluate your claim.