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Repetitive Motion Injuries (cont.)

Outlook

  • Tendinitis has an excellent prognosis with proper care.
  • A great majority of bursitis cases heal well.
  • When treatment is not working, surgical removal of bursae may be necessary.

Medically reviewed by Aimee V. HachigianGould, MD; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

REFERENCE:

Klippel, J.H., et al. Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. New York: Springer, 2008.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/10/2014
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