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Dr. Aashish Raghu

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Posted on Tue, 7 Mar 2017 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: Good Morning I had a bursitis flare up about 30 years ago and it is flaring up again . I have done the resting and ice and less use however that has not helped. Prior I did the steriod injection and NSAIDS. Please advise
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Answered by Dr. Aashish Raghu 14 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Excision

Detailed Answer:
Hi there

Thanks for the query

You may need to get the bursa removed by surgical excision by an Orthopaedic surgeon.

This will cure the condition permanently.

I hope I have answered your query.

I will be available to answer your follow up queries.

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Dr. Aashish Raghu
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