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Symptoms of hip bursitis infection

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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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Swelling pain: There is more than one bursitis site around the hip. The most common birsa is the trochanteric bursa. This is on the side of the pelvis. There can b... Read More
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
?: Septic means caused by a bacterial infection which is quite rare in my experience over the last ~35 years reaular old hip bursitis is pretty common... Read More
Dr. Douglas Mund
Rheumatology 46 years experience
Pain and motion loss: Inflammation of a hip bursa, whether septic or not results in pain, swelling and decreased motion. With a septic process fever and other constitutiona... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Zooberg
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Septic hip bursitis: Marked pain redness, swelling, and warmth over the outer aspect of the hip. Can be accompanied by fever. Get medical help right away.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Hip bursitis: Too many corticosteroid injections can weaken the tendons. Are you overusing your hip joints by certain exercises? Have you had an MRI of the hip to l... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Cole
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Possibly from back: Chronic hip bursitis that does not improve with conservative stretching may be a sign of back issues. A complete exam with a spinal specialist would ... 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 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Naresh Rao
Sports Medicine 24 years experience
Rhythmic exercises: Rhythmic exercises that do not create excessive stretch on the outer part of the hip will generally not cause any pain. Swimming is one example. Stre... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Taylor
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The two are: distinct disorders. Sciatica is caused by a pinchedspinal nerve. Hip bursitis is inflammation of the tissue surrounding the hip joint. The treatment... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Possibly: While groin pain is most likely related to the hip joint itself. The iliopsoas bursa is in that area and may be the source of a bursitis.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 29 years experience
Several options: Hip bursitis or inflammation on the outer part of the hip, can be treated successfully with a good stretching program, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory... Read More

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