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Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2014 May;25(2):279-89. doi: 10.1016/j.pmr.2014.01.009. Epub 2014 Mar 18.

Greater trochanteric pain syndrome diagnosis and treatment.

Author information

1
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 25 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA. Electronic address: michael.mallow@jefferson.edu.
2
Department of Radiology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 132 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

Abstract

Lateral hip pain, or greater trochanteric pain syndrome, is a commonly seen condition; in this article, the relevant anatomy, epidemiology, and evaluation strategies of greater trochanteric pain syndrome are reviewed. Specific attention is focused on imaging of this syndrome and treatment techniques, including ultrasound-guided interventions.

KEYWORDS:

Great trochanteric pain syndrome; Greater trochanteric bursitis; Ultrasound-guided injection

PMID:
24787333
DOI:
10.1016/j.pmr.2014.01.009
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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