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Does hip bursitis go away

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Some time : If there are mechanical factors causing the bursitis and those factors taken away, this could happen.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
Rheumatology 52 years experience
Hip bursitis: It can spontaneously resolve on its own or with anti inflammatory medications, or local injections of steroids into the bursa.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: By all means, see a rheumatologist. Hip bursitis is often misdiagnosed and is often related to lumbar spine disease. Certain spine issues can be relat... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
Rheumatology 46 years experience
Varied approaches: You can use anti-inflammatory medications or local steorid injkection along with rest and physical therapy. Often avoidance of a particular activity t... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Yes it can: You need an exact diagnosis, specific exercises that can improve the symptoms. You can get physical therapy and if necessary injections into the bur... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: It can usually be effectively treated with conservative measures.. If all conservative therapies fail, the bursa can be surgically removed.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
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NO care = longtime: Bursitis is about alignment of the hip and leg or arm/hand/elbow/shoulder. The best therapy is myofascial tissue release therapy is on a spectrum from... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Purchase
Orthopedic Surgery 23 years experience
History and exam: A doctor can usually diagnose hip bursitis by talking to you about your complaints and then examining your hip. The doctor may also get an x-ray. Hip ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: It is very simple. Avoid any exercises that increase the pain.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Krivchenia
Orthopedic Surgery 40 years experience
Pain over greater: The symptom of hip bursitis is usually over the greater trochanteric region or on outside of the upper leg. One may have some pain radiating down the... Read More

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