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Hip Dysplasia and Disorders

Also known as Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip, Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome, Legg Calve Perthes' Disease, Perthes Disease, Perthes' Disease, Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, Trochanteric Pain Syndrome/Burstitis

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    Hip Replacement at the Age of 21

    Hello,  I would like to know peoples stories about hip replacements. When I was 8 I had an operation on my right hip which failed causing the bone to crumble, I have now been told my only way for a better quality of life will be a hip replacement. I am very nervous as I have had a bad …

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    Hip Replacement at the Age of 21

    Hello,  I would like to know peoples stories about hip replacements. When I was 8 I had an operation on my right hip which failed causing the bone to crumble, I have now been told my only way for a better quality of life will be a hip replacement. I am very nervous as I have had a bad …

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  • My Experience With Hip Dysplasia and PAO Surgeries

    I wanted to share my experience with this, because of the little amount of knowledge and discussion on this topic when I was in need of research of it. I am a 17 year old male, living in North Carolina. In eighth grade I was diagnosed with Acetabular Hip Dysplasia. I was bullied constantly for the …

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  • Amber Macvicar 05-03-2018 22:02:20

    For the past 4 years I have dealt with really bad knee problems( swelling,pain,locking and discolouration) due to me being a very athletic person this began to affect my performance majorly, but everytime I went to the doctor I was told it was just growing pains but I always suspected different . …

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  • Hip and knee pain after sitting on uncomfortable furnishings

    Hello, I’m 22 years old and today I had to sit in a meeting for around two hours on a very uncomfortable bench. I get occasional hip pain, I have had numerous tests which came back as inconclusive. Their best guess was a Labral Tear. When I sit on uncomfortable furnishings for around 30mins+ this …

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  • GREATER TROCHANTERIC PAIN SYNDROME-PLEASE HELP.

    Hi all. I've had GTPS for about 3yrs-started getting pain all down my right side from hip outer thigh,knee, calf especially when resting. Had several blind steroid injections, helped a little. Had a guided ultrasound steroid injection at various points in right hip & lateral right knee …

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  • Hip dislocation after total hip replacement

    Hi all, I'm 20 years old and had my first total hip replacement in December 2012 after having problems with my left hip, since birth. I had a great 5 months with my new ceramic hip and was able to do so much more than I was ever able to pre-op. However, on May 2 2013, my replacement hip …

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  • Hysterectomy connected to Johnson and Johnson talcum powder

    After the removal of a large polyps in my womb,I was advised to have a complete removal of the womb and both ovaries which thankfully was successfully removed. during this time I learned that a woman successfully sued Johnson and Johnson in America for not stating the dangers of their talcum powder …

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  • ongoing GTPS - help?

    Hi all. I've had GTPS for about 3yrs-started getting pain all down my right side from hip outer thigh,knee, calf especially when resting. Had several blind steroid injections, helped a little. Had a guided ultrasound steroid injection at various points in right hip & lateral right knee …

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  • Inner Thigh Adductor Muscles

    Are my adducter muscles strteched when my knee is bent or not bent. They are painful and I want to try taping to provide support but not sure whether knee should be bent or not. Is it better to tape vertically or horiziontally

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  • Stem Cells for treating Perthes (LCPD)

    Hey Everyone! Hope your joints are lovin' that summer weather!  Has anyone researched or better yet gone through stem cell therapy for treating his\her deformed post-perthes hip?  If so, what are your takes on this upcoming technology? Is it worth a shot?   (24 y\o counting …

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  • gluteal tendonopathy - so painful

    I have been diagnosed with gluteal tendonopathy - I am 66 and it is not improving - started in March, and I've been seeing a physio sever since. I've had a steroid injection, which worked for few days, but very short lived. It is so painful to walk - I am really concerned that this is  …

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  • Gluteal Tendinopathy

    Wel. I met with my dr today  The good news is I have no tear in my gluteus muscle but I have Gluteal tendinopathy. All the doctor could offer me was another injection of Cortizone continue with ice and that’s it he told me. I really don’t believe him because I cannot believe that I have to …

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  • RE total hip replacement following Perthes disease

    Hi Shaun I am ten years post a Perthes-related total hip replacement! It really has been a godsend for me :D Briefly- I had Perthes diagnosed aged 8, but they caught it late so hip ball was pretty badly mishapen- cue osteotomy, hip spiker etc- followed by 2 more osteotomies before the age of 13. …

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  • Legg calve perthes disease

    I am currently 25 year old female. I was diagnosed at age of 3 with LCPD in BOTH hips. I had major surgeries at age of 4 on my right hip. Currently I have seen 2 specialist about a hip replacement. First one wouldn't even talk to me about it because it is so complex he sent me to someone else. …

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  • Illeopsis Bursitis

    ok, approx last 6 months, I've been woken up, by a massive cramp, pinching, stabbing pain from my butt to my knee, but was nothing I couldn't manage, and once I got walking would resolve. slowly, over time, the pain level, and intensity has increased. I have pain 24/7, it's definitely …

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  • Hip replacement / young adult with perthes

    Hello!  I am a 24 y/o male with a troublesome hip joint due to perthes disease .  This deformation is causing chain effect like issues with my knees (cap dislocations) and back as well as postural problems (pelvic tilt) . I am also basically restricted to engage in any sort of physical …

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  • Anterior Hip Replacement in France

    Hello I wondered if anyone out there has experienced Anterior Hip Replacement in France, and if you are able to advise the outcome, would you recommend it, and the best way to get started.   

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  • hip labrum tear

    Hi-I have kaiser permanente and have had a hip mri.  It showed a labrum tear of 1.5 cm.  I will be going to an appt in several weeks to go over the mri with the dr.  I am over age 50 and every time I have an orthopedic issue, all I am told is "it's arthritis". My …

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  • hip arthorocipy

    Hi I'm due to have my third arthroscopy procedure next months after my slipped epiphysis on the right hip aged 12 in 1982 I'm now 48 and surgeon says by doing this will give the damaged joint another 5years

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  • Hip Bursitis and/or central sensitization

    Hi all, I’m 25 and have suffered a direct injury to my hip back in September 2017 during  the hurricanes. The bruising and pain eventually died down after about 6-8 weeks. Still wasn’t 100% (long walks or jogging would irritate it) but was pretty much back to normal until January.  At the …

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  • Please, anyone else with FROZEN HIP?

    I have had a hard time finding other patients with true frozen hip.  Mine is 3.5 years old now.  I have done A.R.T, physical therapy for years, acupuncture, osteopathy and seen multiple orthopedic surgeons.  My right hip is STUCK.  It will only externally rotate 35% outward.  …

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  • Two arthroscopic surgeries and no relief...

    Hello, I am a 22 year old female, a college soccer player, and a member of the military. I first experienced pain deep inside my right hip when I was 15 (2011), after running a half marathon. After months of PT it was determined that I had torn my labrum. In November of 2012, I had surgery to …

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  • Hip bursitis

    Hello all. I have left hip brusitis, and have had the shots, and medications, nothing seem to be working. The pain is constant, and shooting down my left leg. I contacted doctor to see about surgery. I am so tired of the pain. This has literally taken over lying life. Even if the chances of …

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  • Groin Pain

    What is the area called to the right ( or left) of the testicles where the top of the thigh meets the outer side of the bladder and the inner side of the hip

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  • Does hip osteoarthritis causes lower back pain

    I had a partial knee replacement 3 me months ago due to osteoarthritis. Two years ago I was diagnosed with osteoarthritis in the hip on that same side as I was getting groin and hip pain. The last month the hip and groin pain has been so much worse I am now getting sharp pain like sciatica in my …

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  • Scfe surgery patient 7+year update

    Ok So who ever may see this that had the same hip surgery as me or is having pain and or questions about your hip i believe it is a scfe hip surgery, I was 11 years old when i had the surgery. I just tell people my hip slipped 😕, but anyway my symptoms were excruciating , very horrible pain …

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  • Total Hip Replacement post operative care

    I've read avidly all the advice and question answering given to Ann, and all my worries have been addressed.   It was just what I've been searching for. the one thing I keep wondering about is, where can I find a good Convalescent home.   I have one daughter who lives abroad, has …

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  • Slipped Femoral Epiphysis - 3/4 years later

    Hi, my daughter had an operation to fix her hip 3/4 years ago after a fall in netball - she’s slim but tall and needed one pin. She was up and about very quickly afterwards, she was given X-rays, checkups and was signed off 2 years ago! Since then she has been very active and takes part in many …

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  • update on post on this site 7months ago

    In the last months my mobility has unfortunately deteriated to pain in my left knee and deteriation in my left hip joint however these remain stable. My right hip has been both xrayed and mri scan taken. Since my original operation in 1982 I have managed to keep hold of the original hip joint …

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  • Hip Injection didnt work

    Hi all im steve im 31 amd 18 months ago i underwent hip arthropscopy to reshape femoral head and remove torn labrum,however the last few months ive been in real pakn again mainly around the groin amd inside the hip i had a steroid injection last week which did nothing have mri next week,any one …

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  • Please please help!

    Hi all, I have had hip pain radiating and now it feels like my knee is locking. I have a vs of a torn labrum, and the interventional radiologist said frozen hip. It has become so debilitating that I can't really walk. Ortho surgeon said nothing remarkable in New MRI and he didn't even …

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  • Avoiding surgery?

     Hi everyone,I'm a 26yr old female and I was just diagnosed with hip dysplasia in my right hip.My surgeon has reccomended 1 year of physical therapy, some bracing, a little bit of weight loss (i'm a 'healthy' BMI, but he said 3-5kg may help) and low impact exercise (swimming). …

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