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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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  • 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  it...

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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 live...

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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. This...

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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 a...

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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 activity...

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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 question-is...

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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 dislocated...

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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 beginning...

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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 repair...

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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 reducing...

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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 lower...

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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 from...

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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 four...

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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 sports!...

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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 and...

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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 else...

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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 exam...

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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).He...

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  • Where should I start?

    While at the ortho Dr's for my knee, I mentioned my hip has been bothering me for over 20 years, progressively getting worse. He asked where it hurt and I showed him from the top of my butt around to the inside of my hip bone. He said that hip pain would be in my groin area and didn't think it...

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  • Lower back pain years after Lcpd

    I was diagnosed very early around 5, so I just had to wear a brace with yearly trips to the Shriners hospital for ortho checkups, the only issue is my right leg is slightly shorter and have had to wear a lift in my shoe. My question is, has anyone had lower back issues possibly due to the Lcpd? I've...

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  • Update to my gluteus medius tendinopathy diagnosis

    Update:  Sorry this is a long read. For those of you that do not know my story, I have been treating what I was told was gluteus medius tendinopathy in my left hip for a year and half with injections and PT.  Latest development wih my condition:   I was going to PT twice a week I was...

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  • What should I expect? Acetabular Retroversion diagnosis.

    Hi everyone! I am a 23yr old (female) and this past Tuesday was told I have 'Acetabular Retroversion' of my hips. This was after visiting the doctor with hip pain and her ordering some blood tests  (results yet to come back) and a hip x-ray. I actually visited the doctor because my mum...

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  • 50 years old and terrible hip pain and worried

    Seems like yesterday when my surgeon said to me at the age of 11 after a severe slip in my left hip when he removed the three pins on my 15th birthday and I quote 'young lady there will be a nice hip replacement for you in years to come !!! I just laughed it off , I'm now awaiting an X-ray in...

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  • Multiple hip problems.

    Hi internet strangers.  I am writing to ask for guidance on my condition.  Mid-30’s male that formerly led an athletic life. I have bilateral hip dyplasia, bilateral and degenerated labral tears, bilateral hamstring tendinosis at origin (high hamstring), and single side glute medius and glute...

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  • Unexplained Hip Pain

    Hello, I'm 20, female, and have been having hip problems for the last 6 months-ish. I've always had funny hips, they click, sometimes feel like they move out of the socket, and sometimes there is an odd nerve-type pain where I have to lie flat on the floor and wait for (what feels like) the bone...

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  • Help Please! Hip dysplasia 32 year old.

    I’m writing on behalf of my wife,  aged 32. BMI 21.5. 12 months ago she was as fit as a fiddle. Started to get pain in the groin. To cut a long story short,  now she can hardly walk 100 metres and only at the pace of a 3-year-old. She has been diagnosed with congenital (partial) hip dysplasia...

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  • Exercise, hip replacements and Perthes

    Hi everyone. I was diagnosed with LCPD at 4 after a congenital hip dislocation.  Im now 46 and have been very physically active including running a marathon a few years back.  Now I just stick to walking and cycling.  Im in a fair bit of pain now with osteoarthritis and a bit fed up...

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  • Hip Bursitis surgery

    Hello, I had have hip bursitis in my left hip for nearly 6 years.I just turned 50 and am in good health and lead a very active lifestyle.  I have had 2 MRI's, CT Scan, PRP and more rounds of cortisone injections, accupuncture, massage, ART, etc. than I can count it seems.  I finally decided...

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