Can hip bursitis cause back pain - Doctor answers

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Was prescribed 30 meloxicam 15mg for back soreness and hip bursitis. Is this going to cause me weight gain? I'm finding mixed information online.

Was prescribed 30 meloxicam 15mg for back soreness and hip bursitis. Is this going to cause me weight gain? I'm finding mixed information online.

Meloxicam weight gain: No it should only be used for several weeks.
You gain weight when you eat more than you burn.

Get the app Loseit and tract you calories. Adjust as need to gain or lose weight. ...Read more

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What are the best walking sneakers for hip bursitis and bad backs?

What are the best walking sneakers for hip bursitis and bad backs?

We are all different: There isn't any right answer. If you know a good podiatrist or orthopedic they may be able to recommend something specific for you. They can at least tell you terms regarding what your foot tends to do. How much do you pronate? Wide or narrow heel, wide toe box? Armed with that information some on line shoe places have customer comments that rate shoes by customers with the same issues. ...Read more

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Is it possible that hip bursitis causes, or is connected to, sciatica?

Is it possible that hip bursitis causes, or is connected to, sciatica?

Posssibly: There are many causes of low back pain and hip pain. Often they are related. A bad hip can cause buttock, groin, and/or thigh pain. Sometimes a pinched nerve in the back can cause back, buttock, and thigh pain depending on which nerve is involved. If your pain does not improve or gets worse you should contact your physician to help identify the cause. ...Read more

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Myy back doc told me it coulnt be hip bursitis because II wasn't having pain during the day. My pain is only at night an its not all nights.?

Myy back doc told me it coulnt be hip bursitis because II wasn't having pain during the day. My pain is only at night an its not all nights.?

Need exam: Just because it is night or day doesn't tell exactly what's wrong
how about getting an exam to see where the
pain is?
Obviously if you are tender over the trochanteric bursa - then that's probably the
source of your pain.
If your back is tender or you have radicular symptoms, then that would need the appropriate treatment for the problem. ...Read more

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Leg legnth difference. Pain in both hips when laying down or sitting. Also back. Taking motrin. Hip bursitis? Couldn't sleep last night. Pain all day

Leg legnth difference. Pain in both hips when laying down or sitting. Also back. Taking motrin. Hip bursitis? Couldn't sleep last night. Pain all day

May be acquired: Instead of congenital. See your ortho for good evaluation to understand why this happened. The hemipelvis can rotate from trauma or some type of exercise and cause limb length discrepancy. Physiotherapy may be very helpful ...Read more

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Hip bursitis caused by a tear in gluteus medius tendon MRI showed tear of 23mm ap and 30 mm retraction fluid distension and tears of acetabular lab

Hip bursitis caused by a tear in gluteus medius tendon MRI showed tear of 23mm ap and 30 mm retraction fluid distension and tears of acetabular lab

Review mri: You need to have your MRI reviewed and get a good exam of the affected area
you will likely improve with rest, nsaids and
physical therapy
surgical treatment is unlikely unless you are
very young and athletic which sometimes
requires a hip arthroscopic surgery. ...Read more

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How often (frequency) can my wife receive celestone/lidocaine/marcaine injection for her sciatica (lumbar foraminal narrowing) and hip bursitis?

How often (frequency) can my wife receive celestone/lidocaine/marcaine injection for her sciatica (lumbar foraminal narrowing) and hip bursitis?

Safety: Safe is as few injections as you need to get relief. However if you need these injections regularly, safe is a relative term but typically around 3-4 injections/year. Some patients can have as many as 3 injections per 6 months however that is not a good idea for too long. ...Read more

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My groin /thigh are sore to touch, could this be hip bursitis? It hurts when getting out of chair and of bed. Inversion table caused more pain.

Not likely: Groin pain that is tender is more likely tendonitis or muscle strain injury. Hip bursitis is much more common on the 'outside' of your hip (greater trochanter)and usually is painful to sleep on the affected side. See your physician soon for examination and to ' rule out' more serious conditions (blood clot).Best of luck.! ...Read more

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Will chronic trochanteric hip bursitis sciatica and a healed sacroilliac fracture cause problems and pain if I were to become pregnant a second time?

Possibly: I would discuss getting a trainer/therapist while you are pregnant to help work with you to reduce any pain you might have while pregnant. ...Read more

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Mild herniated disc in lumbar region and. Hip bursitis symptoms? . Right hip feels out of place but X-ray was normal. Knees give out. Burning numb legs

Possibly from back: Chronic hip bursitis that does not improve with conservative stretching may be a sign of back issues. A complete exam with a spinal specialist would help determine causation and get you on the road to recovery. ...Read more

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When will my hip bursitis heal?

When will my hip bursitis heal?

Yes it can: You need an exact diagnosis, specific exercises that can improve the symptoms. You can get physical therapy and if necessary injections into the bursa. ...Read more

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Does hip bursitis last forever?

No: It can usually be effectively treated with conservative measures. If all conservative therapies fail, the bursa can be surgically removed. ...Read more

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Hip bursitis what cardio/exercises to avoid?

Most exercises okay: Avoid exercises that will cause your legs to cross in any way, even if just a little. This causes tension over the greater trochanter. Also avoid any exercise that causes any increase in pain, as this could suggest increasing inflammation. Stretch your it band and include massage on your lower it band to loosen. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Can walking worsen your hip bursitis?

Can walking worsen your hip bursitis?

Yes it can&more pain: Walking can make the symptoms like pain worse and increses the time to recover. It is better to rest ...Read more

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Do you feel hip bursitis in the groin?

Possibly: While groin pain is most likely related to the hip joint itself. The iliopsoas bursa is in that area and may be the source of a bursitis. ...Read more

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What are some treatments for hip bursitis?

What are some treatments for hip bursitis?

Several options: Hip bursitis or inflammation on the outer part of the hip, can be treated successfully with a good stretching program, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (nsaid's) and physical therapy. Occasionally cortisone injections are necessary and can help significantly a medical or orthopaedic evaluation with x-rays often the best place to start. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a septic hip bursitis?

What are symptoms of a septic hip bursitis?

Pain and motion loss: Inflammation of a hip bursa, whether septic or not results in pain, swelling and decreased motion. With a septic process fever and other constitutional symptoms may also appear. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of septic hip bursitis?

?: Septic means caused by a bacterial infection which is quite rare in my experience over the last ~35 years
reaular old hip bursitis is pretty common at the greater trochanter where muscles attach at side of hip /if it were septic it would be red/ hot / swollen/ and very painful and it would need prompt medical attention maybe even surgery /the other kind respondes pretty well to cortisone inject. ...Read more

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How long could hip bursitis last after treatment?

How long could hip bursitis last after treatment?

A couple of days: It usually resolves quickly with a local steroid injection. If it perists, it may be secondary to low back issues and not a true bursitis. ...Read more

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