Calcific Bursitis Index

Featured: Calcific Bursitis Main Article

Calcific bursitis is the calcification of the bursa caused by chronic inflammation of the bursa. Calcific bursitis most commonly occurs in the shoulder. Calcific bursitis treatment includes medication for inflammation, ice, immobilization, cortisone injections, and occasionally surgical removal of the inflamed bursa.

Medications

    Related Diseases & Conditions

    • Hip Bursitis Bursitis of the hip results when the fluid-filled sac (bursa) near the hip becomes inflamed due to localized soft tissue trauma...learn more »
    • Bursitis Bursae (one is a bursa) are fluid-filled sacs that cushion areas of friction between tendon and bone or skin. Like air-filled...learn more »
      In This Article
      Bursitis Article
      • Bursitis Overview
      • Bursitis Causes
      • Bursitis Symptoms and Signs
      • When to Seek Medical Care
      • Bursitis Diagnosis
      • Bursitis Treatment
      • Bursitis Home Remedies
      • Medical Treatment
      • Follow-up
      • Bursitis Prevention
      • Bursitis Prognosis
      • Bursitis Pictures
    • Frozen Shoulder A frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis) is when the shoulder joint experiences a significant loss in its range of motion due to...learn more »
      In This Article
      Frozen Shoulder Article
      • Frozen shoulder facts
      • What is a frozen shoulder?
      • What causes a frozen shoulder?
      • What are symptoms and signs of a frozen shoulder?
      • How is a frozen shoulder diagnosed?
      • What conditions can mimic a frozen shoulder?
      • What is the treatment for a frozen shoulder?
      • What is the prognosis of a frozen shoulder?
      • Can a frozen shoulder be prevented?
    • Rotator Cuff Disease Rotator cuff disease is damage to any of the four tendons that stabilize the shoulder joint. Shoulder pain and tenderness are...learn more »
      In This Article
      Rotator Cuff Disease Article
      • What is the rotator cuff?
      • What causes rotator cuff disease?
      • How is the rotator cuff injured?
      • What are symptoms of rotator cuff disease?
      • How is rotator cuff disease diagnosed?
      • How is rotator cuff disease treated?
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) for rotator cuff disease?
      • Can rotator cuff disease be prevented?
      • Rotator cuff disease facts
    • Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs and Ulcers Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are prescribed medications for the treatment of inflammatory conditions. Examples of...learn more »
      In This Article
      Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs and Ulcers Article
      • What are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)?
      • What are the side effects of NSAIDs?
      • How do NSAIDs work and how do they cause stomach problems?
      • If a stomach ulcer is detected, how is it treated?
      • Can NSAID-related ulcers and complications be prevented?

Related FAQs, Doctor's & Expert's Views

Procedures & Tests

Tools & References


Terms related to Calcific Bursitis:

  • Bursitis, Calcific