Bursa

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a city in northwestern Turkey

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a small fluid-filled sac located between movable parts of the body especially at joints

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It is possible your fall may be to blame if you landed on your hip, since the bony point of the hip has a fairly large bursa overlying it.
Sometimes, weak muscles around the hip may cause the tissue to abnormally rub against me bursa and the bone.
By combining the medical therapy with exercises to strengthen and stretch the muscles and tissue about the hip, the pressure on the bursa should be relieved.
During the war years, Bishop Budka was instrumental in establishing parishes, building schools and bursas in his nation-wide eparchy.
The other development in the educational field was the establishment of the bursa, a dormitory home for out-of-town students--a semi-educational Ukrainian institution quite prevalent in Ukraine.
22-year-old player came to Bursa on Tuesday to sign the official contract.
There's a small risk an inflamed bursa can become infected.
According to the online helpline, NHS Direct, an inflamed bursa causes pain and tenderness - and may also restrict movement of the joint.
Tuesday's game in Bursa will be the second of back-to-back meetings between Bursaspor and Manchester United.