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

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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

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

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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

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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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