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Trochanteric Bursitis Treatment
Several are availabl: For acute bursitis, local steroid injection is often curative. When this is not possible or when symptoms are more chronic then using anti-inflammatory medications for short periods of time (10-14days) is helpful. In either case, physical therapy modalities may also be helpful to relieve pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: If the bursa does not respond to the treatment surgery could a good option. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with trochanteric bursitis, fai, and si dysf. Would a uterine fib. Tumor cause this pain? And it's treatment?
What is the best treatment for recurring trochanteric bursitis that is irritated after running. Would medical marijuana help?
I had trochanteric bursitis last year while training for a marathon. Just started running again. How can I prevent recurrence?
Depends: Lots of things are sometimes referred to as "bursitis" of the hip. A sports medicine specialist can help to diagnose whether that is really the problem. Usually hip pain on the side is treated with some exercises, stretches and then different types of injections can be used if it continues to be a problem. ...Read more
Pain: Trochanteric bursitis (also called trochanteric pain syndrome) causes discomfort at the side of the leg near the hip. Patients classically complain that they cannot lie on that side without "knifelike" pain. The condition is uncomfortable, but not dangerous in itself. Treatment usually includes anti-inflammatories, sometimes by injection into the painful area. ...Read more
See below: Relative rest, stretching and nonsteroidal medications. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more
Trochanteric Bursa: Yes! trochanteric bursitis can cause buttock, back and hip pain. The muscles that insert into the bursal area are the hip abductors which are above and behind this area in the buttock. The pain may cause walking changes called trendelenberg gait (compensated or uncompensated). The can lead to problems with the back and hip joint area due to the abnormal walking. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am having an ultrasound guided injection for my painful trochanteric bursitis. What does this procedure involve? Will I be laid up?
I was diagnosed with trochanteric bursitis, iliotibital band syndrome after a work accident. I was wondering what I can do 4 the pain in my ankle area?
Impossible to say: Have the ankle evaluated and then you will know. The answer cannot be obtained without evaluation of the problem first. ...Read more
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