• Phillies
  • According to team doctor Michael Ciccotti, who briefed reporters this morning, the Phillies' closer has had soreness on the exterior of his elbow, which prompted the club to give him a cortisone injection yesterday. (philly.com)
  • Steroids
  • He worked at the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR, Medical Research Council) in Hampstead and Mill Hill, where his work on steroids included contributions to the isolation and characterisation of vitamin D, and the synthesis of cortisone from naturally occurring steroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • regularly
  • Dr. Alan Rockoff, MD, of the Rockoff Dermatology Center in Brookline, Massachusetts, says that if your doctor dilutes the cortisone and if you have cortisone shots regularly you should not have this side effect. (livestrong.com)
  • treat
  • Cortisone is also used by dermatologists to treat keloids, relieve the symptoms of eczema and atopic dermatitis, and stop the development of sarcoidosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • oral
  • I am wondering if there could be a link to the sinus problem or the nasal ****** i was given for it, i had the ****** for a month or so and oral cortisone for only a week. (medhelp.org)
  • painful
  • Though the tendon surrounding a joint can weaken over time as a result of repeated cortisone shots, this is not necessarily a risk factor for more painful shots. (healthline.com)
  • While there are some side effects of this treatment, cortisone shots are still one of the most effective solutions for the millions of people living with painful osteoarthritis. (healthline.com)
  • Subject
  • citation needed] Addiction to cortisone was the subject of the 1956 motion picture, Bigger Than Life, produced by and starring James Mason. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • In the UK in the early 1950s, John Cornforth and Kenneth Callow at the National Institute for Medical Research collaborated with Glaxo to produce cortisone from hecogenin from sisal plants. (wikipedia.org)