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Is an open trochanteric bursectomy with itb lengthening done in outpatient?

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Dr. Allen Lu
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

It is generally a small procedure even though the incision size varies.
Usually, you can go home within an hour after surgery. It can also be done arthroscopically.

In brief: Yes

It is generally a small procedure even though the incision size varies.
Usually, you can go home within an hour after surgery. It can also be done arthroscopically.
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