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Hip Bursitis

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What is hip bursitis? Hip bursitis, also known as greater trochanteric bursitis, is a condition that affects the outside region of the hip. The greater trochanter is the bony prominence on the lateral side of the leg and the attachment …

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Hip Impingement

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Hip Impingement What is it? Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is a common cause of hip pain. Impingement can occur due to an abnormal shape of the head of the femur (ball) or acetabulum (socket). If there is an abnormal shape of …

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