Viscosupplementation - Another Weapon Against Osteoarthritis

Author: Ramon L. Cuevas-Trisan

Viscosupplementation, or the injection of a synthetic hyaluronic acid into the affected joint, is thought to improve the viscosity of synovial fluid, therely enhancing movement and reducing pain. Dr. Cuevas-Trisan discusses the approach, and FDA approved and non-approved indications


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