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I'm 46 years of age. I have a condition called Lupus which

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Hi My name is***** 46 years of age.
I have a condition called Lupus which I've had for 23 years.
My question is my wrists have been giving me grief its like its about to break. Can I have a cortisone injections directly into the joint?
Thank you
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Subbanna MD replied 2 years ago.
Hi Rose, I am an American Board Certified Neurologist and I am very glad to help you with your health concerns.
I have few questions first;
1) Do you have a history of any bleeding disorder or abnormal bleeding tendency?
2) Do you have diabetes?