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what causes pain in the side of the hip?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bursitis: Typically, pain on the lateral or outside aspect of the hip is caused by inflammation of the greater trochanteric bursa. This condition can be treated with rest, nsaids, therapy, injections, and rarely surgery.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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