Covid has affected mankind in so many ways. It has affected millions of people directly. So many treatment options for Covid and using steriods is also part of covid treatment. It has been observed that, this caused deterioration of knee joints in patients taking steroids treatment for Covid 19. Dr Nakul Shah (Joint Replacement surgeon, Pune) has explained more about this in the article published in newspaper.
Mr Shashank, working in IT sector has shared his experience with Sakal. He was not having any joint pain and used to play ' Kho- Kho', but after getting Covid treatment with certain steriods, He has to undergo Joint replacement.