What is it? A bursa is a fluid filled sac which usually serves to cushion the joint and assists in shock absorption. Typically people experience “bursitis” when the bursa becomes swollen. The regions most commonly affected are the shoulder, the elbow, the knee, the hip and the heel. Pain can occur in the shoulder when …..
Next in our series of blogs looking at groin pain, this time it’s hip impingement. Unlike the problems covered in our last two blogs (here and here), hip impingement is to do with the bones rather than muscle strains or tears. What is a hip impingement problem? Hip impingement (or femoroacetabular impingement/FAI) is related to …..