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A female asked:

My right side (near hip) hurts when i sit down to pee and also when i have sex?

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Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 46 years experience
The common motion: in these two activities is hip flexion possibly with abduction (moving away from body) and external rotation. This type of pain may be due to bursitis (though likely to also be tender to touch), iliotibial band tightness, or tendinitis of a gluteal muscle. Skilled examiners including Sports Medicine specialists can perform special examining motions to sort this out. I would make an appointment.

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