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Efficacy and Safety of Intra-Articular Injection of Corticosteroids in Total Knee Arthroplasty | Abstract

Journal of Arthritis

ISSN - 2167-7921

Abstract

Efficacy and Safety of Intra-Articular Injection of Corticosteroids in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Ahmed A Khalifa and Ahmed M Ahmed

Although total knee arthroplasty is a very successful operation, it comes with severe pain encountered during the post-operative period which may lead to limitation of the knee motion, although nausea and vomiting after surgery was a big concern, steroid injection perioperatively was introduced as a solution for most of these problems which was proven to be effective but should be taken with caution as regards its possible devastating complications.

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