Bursitis Symptoms & Signs, Risk Factors, Causes & Treatment


Bursitis is the inflammation of bursae – small sacs with fluid around the bones, tendons, and joint muscles.  Typically, this disease locates in the elbow, shoulder or hip. It may afflict the knees, heel and the big toe as well.

1. Usually, joints suffer from bursitis because of overloading. Treatment implies resting of the joint and its protection from additional traumas. Most likely, the correct treatment will cure the issue even though flare-ups are not excluded.