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Old 02-17-2010, 03:08 PM   #12
Garrett Smith
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Corticosteroids do not work by the "increasing blood flow" mechanism.

Corticosteroid injections do locally weaken tendons and ligaments over time (and yes, sometimes they even resolve inflammation problems).
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