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How can I treat my trochanteric bursitis?

Treatment for trochanteric bursitis consists of stretching and strengthening programs for the imbalances that are occurring. For pain, you can use ice and anti-inflammatory medication. You should see a medical professional for information about types of exercises that should be done. (This answer provided for NATA by the California University of Pennsylvania Athletic Training Education Program.)

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