Cortisone injection after 1 year of hair transplant?

Hello doc,its been 1 year that I did my hair transplant surgery.The overall growth is quite decent.Can I take CORTISONE (steroid) injections from dermatologist to add some more growth.

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Cortisone injection after 1 year of hair transplant

dont do that , you may even loose your hair more and depressed scars on your scalp ... you would better to get a revision of hair restoration surgery  


Turkey Plastic Surgeon
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Steroid injections do not treat male pattern balding. Please consult with your doctor about the treatment you are

Steroid injections do not treat male pattern balding.  Please consult with your doctor about the treatment you are receiving.

Jae Pak, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Cortisone injections 1 year after a hair transplant

There is no value in having cortisone injections 1 year after a hair transplant. It could cause hair loss to your native hair. 

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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