The topic Ischial Bursitis you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Hip Bursitis.
- A bursa is characterized as a fluid–filled sac that acts as a cushion, to help the muscles, ligaments, and tendons, glide easily over the bones
- Hip Bursitis is a painful condition caused by inflammation of the bursa within the hip
- Since, bursae are located throughout the body; a bursitis not only affects the hip, but other locations too. Other areas of the body that may develop this inflammatory condition include the shoulder, elbow, knee, and heel
- Treatment measures for Hip Bursitis include both nonsurgical and surgical methods. The prognosis for the condition is generally good with proper treatment
Hip Bursitis usually occurs in 2 different regions of the hip and these include:
- Trochanteric Bursitis: Trochanteric bursitis is inflammation of the bursa, located on the outside of the hip
- Ischial Bursitis: Ischial bursitis is inflammation of the bursa, located on the inside of the hip
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