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What are the side effects of a cortisone shot in the knee,

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What are the side effects of a cortisone shot in the knee

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

Haven't had it yet .

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Had on in right knee, face turned red, was sick and had the worse headache of my life. Dr I just saw about my left knee questioned if the shot was really the problem. Should I try again. Don't want another knee replacement

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