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I have been diagnosed with elbow bursitis, and it's been 4 weeks pain and fluid is still present. Would this be normal? How long does bursitis last?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice
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In brief: Not normal.

If it is not infected, the bursa is aspirated and injected with cortisone.
The recovery would be very fast.

In brief: Not normal.

If it is not infected, the bursa is aspirated and injected with cortisone.
The recovery would be very fast.
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