Hip tendinitis is typically caused by repetitive stress (overuse) of the tendons, such as from running.
Symptoms include pain that feels like a dull ache, and stiffness.
Rest, ice, and pain relievers can help. Physical therapy and steroid injections may be necessary.
Consult a doctor for medical advice
Sources: Mayo Clinic and others.
More than 200,000 US cases per year
Requires a medical diagnosis
Lab tests or imaging not required
Short-term: resolves within days to weeks