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Parkersburg, WV
A 53-year-old female asked:

I have unbearable pain in my hips that goes down my legs, only when i'm laying down on each hip. i can walk and sit with no pain but when i go to bed and lay on my sides the pain is excruciating. can't sleep. any ideas why? tyvvm?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
Hip pain: Sounds very much like hip bursa pain. A bursitis - this can easily be treated with anti-inflammatory, topical applicants, injections.
Last updated Nov 17, 2020


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