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Surgery prior to ESWT

Posted by Tony G on 10/04/03 at 09:11 (132156)

I have bursitis in both hips. I have had bursectomys done on both hips. Does this have an impact on the success of ESWT?

Re: Surgery prior to ESWT

Dr Z on 10/04/03 at 09:24 (132158)

It would have to be determined with a biomechanicl lower extremity evaluation how you hip procedure has changed your gait. It it has it must be addressed and with any ESWT treatment