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What is Trochanteric bursitis?

What is Trochanteric bursitis?

  • Trochanteric bursitis: Inflammation of the trochanteric bursa which is a pouch of synovial fluid which is located in the hip. The inflammation is most often due to overuse and excessive pressure but may also result from injury or rheumatoid arthritis.

Trochanteric bursitis: Introduction

Types of Trochanteric bursitis:

Broader types of Trochanteric bursitis:

What causes Trochanteric bursitis?

Causes of Trochanteric bursitis: see causes of Trochanteric bursitis

What are the symptoms of Trochanteric bursitis?

Symptoms of Trochanteric bursitis: see symptoms of Trochanteric bursitis

Trochanteric bursitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Trochanteric bursitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Trochanteric bursitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Trochanteric bursitis: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Trochanteric bursitis.
Treatments for Trochanteric bursitis: see treatments for Trochanteric bursitis
Research for Trochanteric bursitis: see research for Trochanteric bursitis

Name of Trochanteric bursitis

Main name of condition: Trochanteric bursitis


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