Gluteal pain syndrome (GPS), also known as gluteal muscle pain or gluteus medius/minimus tendinopathy, is a condition characterized by pain and tenderness in the buttock area. It is a common cause of hip and buttock pain and can affect individuals of all ages and activity levels.
Symptoms of GPS may include:
Risk factors for GPS may include:
Treatment for GPS may include:
It is important to seek medical attention from a healthcare provider if you suspect you may have GPS, as early diagnosis and treatment can help improve outcomes and prevent long-term complications.