Medical Definition of Hip bursitis

1. A bursa is a fluid-filled sac that functions as a gliding surface to reduce friction between moving tissues of the body. There are two major bursae of the hip. Bursitis is usually not infectious, but the bursa can become infected. Treatment of non-infectious bursitis includes rest, ice, and medications for inflammation and pain. Infectious bursitis is treated with antibiotics, aspiration, and surgery. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hip Bursitis

hip-flask
hip-flasks
hip-flexion phenomenon
hip-hop
hip-hopper
hip-huggers
hip-length
hip-pocket flask
hip and shoulder
hip arthroplasty
hip bath
hip bones
hip boot
hip boots
hip bursitis (current term)
hip check
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hip checks
hip contracture
hip dislocation
hip dysplasia
hip flask
hip fracture
hip fractures
hip hip hooray
hip hop
hip joint

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