Localized joint and soft tissue corticosteroid injections are being increasingly utilized to decrease inflammation, improve pain, and recover mobility. Adverse effects from injections are rare, with a 1% incidence of skin depigmentation.
Bekker, MD, Tatiana
"When DeQuervain’s DePigments: A Case of Iatrogenic Hypopigmentation,"
The Medicine Forum: Vol. 19, Article 14.
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