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gluteus minimus tendinosis

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Diaz
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See an orthopaedist.: That history sounds a bit unusual. Best to have an orthopaedist take a look to be sure the problem does in fact originate in the g. Medius. If so, p ... Read More
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Dr. Marc Feder
43 years experience Podiatry
Find the cause.: Confirm proper seat height. Be certain to do gentle stretches after cycling and consider the additional benefit of massage.
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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Gluteus Minimus: Concern would be for continued subgluteal bursitis or possible tear of the hip abductor muscle. Begin anti-inflammatories for five days. If not impro ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mostly yes: Muscle tears generally heal due to good blood supply. If you have further concerns, discuss with your Ortho surgeon who saw this area at surgery.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
It should: If pain is persisting you should see an orthopedic specialist because you should be getting better by now.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
PRP unproven: Prp has been used for tendonitis in the elbow but has not been studied in hip muscles. It will not aid in the repair of complete tendon tears, but ma ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Can't tell: You need a diagnosis. Rheumatologist might be right (but what is prp?). If there is question about diagnosis, you may need any or all of the following ... Read More
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Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Good for you!: Keeping fit is so important now, but easy to overdo it esp if not a habitual exerciser. Try heat, mild stretching, rolling after exercise. Stretch p ... Read More
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Dr. Daniel McGee
15 years experience Family Medicine
Strength & Mobility: In general physical therapy helps with optimizing mobility, range of motion and strength to help speed recovery and reduce risks of re-injuring tissue ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Eccentric exercises: These are quite interesting exercises that load the muscle while it is being lengthened vs. Being contracted or shortened, which is the typical method ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
MRI : Is best (if you need imaging). Rehab depends on what is found.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: You have not asked a question. However, chronic hip bursitis may often be referred pain from the lower back and not a true bursitis. I would suggest a ... Read More
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