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Viscosupplementation is prescribed for knees known to have osteoarthritis.

This is determined by physical exam and x-rays. It is used to help decrease the inflammation in the knee as well as replace the hyaluronic acid that has been worn down over the years. There are no steroids in this injection. It is given weekly for 5 weeks.