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Greater trochanteric pain syndrome is also known as GTPS a common hip condition. Those who suffer from GTPS experience chronic regional pain caused by several disorders of the peritrochanteric space.

Causes

The causes of GTPS can vary significantly. Those who suffer from this condition may have gone through several hip and buttock injuries, individuals who suffer from low back pain conditions, inactive lifestyles causing weakness in the buttocks, and sitting long periods in chairs/seats that are too low, crossing legs, weight-bearing through one leg whilst standing.

Symptoms

If you have greater trochanteric pain syndrome, you may experience the following signs and symptoms:

Treatment

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections is a non-in