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What does bursitis do over time?

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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Chronic pain

Chronic bursitis can lead to chronic pain and potentially loss of motion of a joint secondary to bursitis causing pain and limiting the motion of a joint.

In brief: Chronic pain

Chronic bursitis can lead to chronic pain and potentially loss of motion of a joint secondary to bursitis causing pain and limiting the motion of a joint.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Bursitis

Bursitis is inflammation of the bursa.
Overtime it becomes thick walled and remains painful. One can have recurrent attacks of acute flare ups. It can get infected and this can make urgent surgical excision or I&D necessary.

In brief: Bursitis

Bursitis is inflammation of the bursa.
Overtime it becomes thick walled and remains painful. One can have recurrent attacks of acute flare ups. It can get infected and this can make urgent surgical excision or I&D necessary.
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
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