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A 19-year-old female asked:

I have an anterosuperior hip labral tear, trochanteric bursitis and femoral anterversion. what does all of this mean?

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Dr. Frederick Buechel, Jr. MD
Orthopedic Surgery 21 years experience
Multiple things here: The labrum is the bumper around the edge of your hip socket. It can tear causing clicking and pain in the groin with hip rotation and loss if motion. This is fixed arthroscopically . Trochanteric bursitis is inflammation on the side of your hip where the hip abductor muscles attach causing an achy pain on the side of your hip with walking, stairs and sleeping on that side. Ante reversion means th.

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