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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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Lateral Hip Pain – Trochanteric Bursitis

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What is Trochanteric Bursitis? Trochanteric bursitis (also known as greater trochanteric bursitis or GTB) refers to pain at the lateral and posterior aspect of the hip due to inflammation of the bursa, a small fluid filled sac.  This pain usually …

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