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Why does my hip hurt only when i lay down?

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Dr. Richard Perlman
Orthopedic Surgery 59 years experience
?Bursitis: You may have a form of bursitis, an inflammation of the area at the side of your hip, where the bone is prominent. You may be lying on that area.

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