I am really sorry about the outcome following the steroid injection.
I think it is probably the CRP which has dropped and that is a good sign.
I agree that a prosthetic joint at this stage would not be advisable and you should wait a minimum of 6 months after being infection-free. This can only be assessed with certainty by joint aspiration and culture of the synovial fluid.
You need to be under the care of an orthopaedic surgeon.
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