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What is trochanteric bursitis of the hip? how is it treated?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Inflammation.: It is an inflammation of the bursa ( sac of fluid), on the outside of your hip. Usually treated with anti-inflammatory medication, icing and physical therapy. Sometimes a cortisone injection is required.

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Last updated Mar 10, 2018

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