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A 43-year-old female asked:

i been having a pain above my hip n down my leg on my left side know its on my right side?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Rheumatology 52 years experience
See details: It may be a trochanteric bursitis with iliotibial band involvement but it is more likely to be a referred pain from the lower back. Have your doctor or an orthopedist evaluate.

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