intra-articular injection

intra-articular injection

introduction of steroid (e.g. hydrocortisone) and/or local anaesthetic into a joint cavity to reduce inflammation and/or pain
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SB-061, which will be administered as an intra-articular injection, is designed to prevent the degradation of cartilage by mimicking the protective effect of the proteoglycan aggrecan.
Sodium hyaluronate eye drop is used for the treatment of dry eyes and mechanical lesion to corneal endothelium while sodium hyaluronate injection is used as a joint function-improving agent for intra-articular injection on osteoarthropathy patients.
Also, patients who had received intra-articular injection (glucocorticoid, hyaluronic acid etc.
2% solution of sodium hyaluronate for intra-articular injection.
Furthermore the panel accepted that Butler had administered this product by intra-articular injection using a method restricted by law to qualified veterinary surgeons.
The acute inflammatory cell infiltration and increased expression of COX-2 and iNOS in synovial tissue and articular cartilage following intra-articular injection of MSU crystals in a rat model was inhibited by coadministration of PYC.
64-66) The decision on whether to perform an intra-articular injection or medial branch facet nerve block depends on several factors:
Arthritis was experimentally induced via intra-articular injection of microcrystalline sodium urate suspension (MSU) into 1 intertarsal joint.
The pain relief observed after an intra-articular injection of hyaluronic acid is solely based on its ability to increase the viscosity of the synovial fluid.
Wound infiltration combined with intra-articular injection of local anaesthetics has been shown to be superior to lumbar epidural analgesia after total hip arthroplasty (10).
After the pre-contrast MR examination under fluoroscopy guidance intra-articular injection of contrast solution was performed.