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Hip Dysplasia and Disorders

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  • missolympic 2

    Recovery from a labral tear?

    Hi, after chronic hip pain for 2 years I have finally seen a specialist who has decided that it is a labral tear from a hyper-extension injury in 2015.  I'm having a gadolinium MRI next week to confirm, and then if it is a tear, a hip athroscopy later on. What is the general recovery period from this...

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  • megan97 1

    Severe hip pain at 19 years old

    Hello, I'm a 19 year old female and have been having some hip problems I'm concerned about. For the last year or so when I stand out in the cold or for extended period of time I have sore, aching hips the next day. Last Saturday I was outside in the cold and rain all day at a fair with work and since...

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  • hughesy 1

    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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  • claire 0712 1

    Any one else here with a child with hip dysplasia..?

    My daughter has been attending the hip clinic every 6 months and had xrays but now we got an appointment for the elective clinic for September and I'm not sure what to expect. Google hasn't been much help and I'm wrecking my head trying to think what they will do.. anyone had the same??

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  • kjicha 2

    Hip aches all the time, not pain

    I have hip aching issues all my life. My right hip down my right thigh hurts 365, 24 his a day. Worse when dping yard work or change in weather. I have multiple xrays, mri, nerve tests and all come back ok. I have also tried shots in my hip area and that didn't help. The doctors have no other...

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  • jules130 2

    Hip dysplasia op needed.

    Hi everyone, hoping someone can share their experience  regarding this op. My 31 year old daughter had been told she needs this operation.They are saying her hips need to be broken to be realigned.She hasn't  seen her specialist yet.How long will she be in hospital for? What is the recovery like? Will...

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  • paul45653 3

    I had my first cortisone injection yesterday and I'm carefully

    watching the pain level and making notes. I went in with level 4 while walking and came out with the lidocane giving me a level 1. This morning still at level 1 but I can feel the lidocane playing out. I know the cortisone is supposed to take several days to take effect. The Ortho wants me back on 10...

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  • sarah72297 1


    Hi, So on Wednesday I'm having my 3rd cortisone injection in my shoulder. It's so painful this time around that I'm actually crying which is very strange for me. Although my doc hasn't suggested removing the bursa I'm wanting to know if anyone has had it done and how was it after?

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  • natalie36893 1

    Multiple hip problems?? Help

    Hi guys, needing to know if anyone has had same hip MRI results as mine, I have been waiting 3 months to see surgeon! Now got to wait another month due to delays. I have sciatica problems, also protruding disc in lumbar spine. Hip MRI shows enthesopathy at the greater trochanter with abnormal intrasbstance...

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  • Thaton3girl 2

    Hip Labral Tear x 3 after 2 surgical repairs

    My first hip labral tear was due to a specific injury in February of 2010.  We did the MRI, the tear was visible, I received two cortisone injections into my hip and followed a PT regimen until we decided it was not working and went ahead with the operation in October of 2010.  I was 21 years old. Surgery...

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  • beth76091 2

    Hip/groin issues for 4 months, wanting answers

    Hey folks. Wondering if anyone has experienced the same thing, or can shed light on what's up with my hip/groin (that's super broad but I'll explain). It all started four months ago when I could feel and hear my hip pop. It would normally happen after I'd been sitting for a while. I didn't think anything...

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  • missolympic 2

    SCFE or Labral Tear

    Hi all - after revisiting the Dr following 2yrs of consisten hip flexor pain following injury the GP says I should have had Xray originally (not just physio exercises). I am going for an Xray as he is concerned about slipped capitol femoral epiphysis (SCFE) and wondered whether anyone knew anything...

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  • Juke 1

    Left hip pain. Hurts some days, not others

    Hi, I'm male 30 years old and have a part time job in retail. I keep getting left hip pain, which sometimes lasts for 4 days solid which is pretty debilitating. Then it might be fine for a few days, then it goes back to hurting for a few days. Even if I am resting it, it still aches. Nothing in particular...

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  • Randy48 2

    6 mo. - 1 yr how far can you bend?

    Hi All, My second post and I'm stressing. I've been doing flooring for 30 years (Since a freshman in high school) It's all I know and I love it still mainly because of the thrill I get out of seeing all your faces after I come and put in your new hardwood floor or custom carpet. Nevertheless, It's all...

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  • lilbug 1

    Hip problems

    I had a hip bursectomy with glute repair six weeks ago. I still have a lot of swelling and now I am having some pain. Anyone ever had this procedure done? If so did you have any complications?

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  • missolympic 2

    Chronic Hip Flexor Pain

    I had a sever hip flexor tear 2 years ago (mis-diagnosed by a physio as a minor sprain). It took around 10 months to fully heal, as I was still walking around during the day, and whilst I now feel I didn't look after it properly, at the time I was fed up of not being able to participate in sporting activities....

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  • sarah54532 2

    Severe hip pain when moving leg

    Background: I am recovering from flat foot reconstruction surgery. I had surgery on Dec. 28. For the first 6 weeks of recovery, I waited for the insurance to send me a knee scooter. Cause of Hip Pain: While I waited for the knee scooter, I borrowed someone's walker. It is the kind that has a seat. I...

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  • Toontrev 2

    Hip Bursitis?

    Hi all I have had chronic pain in my right hip/thigh so bad it's 9/10 pain and feels like my leg is giving out so have not left the house for 3 weeks, I struggle to get up out of chairs Been to the Doctors 3 times and they said it could be Hip Bursitis due for a ultrasound scan in a week. Could Hip...

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  • kat85766 2

    PAO Surgery in 2 days

    So today was my last day at work & coincidentally my birthday & up until today I have been fine, really really fine in fact. But today I have been a complete mess, a bundle of emotion. My face is actually sore from crying & I still don't feel nervous or anxious about the procedure. But maybe this...

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  • greyf0x 2

    Chronic Hip Pain at age 22

    Hi All, I really hope someone can help me, because I don't know what to do anymore and it's driving me to depression. Just over three years ago (aged 19), I was working in retail and I woke up at 4am with agonising chronic hip pain. After calling 111, I was taken to A&E by ambulance (I was given Gas...

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  • kenady31887 1

    Recent hip pain, not sure what it could be?

    I was diagnosed with bilateral hip dysplasia when I was around 10 years old. I was a very active kid, and only struggled with my gait while running. I have never experienced any previous pain with my hips before now. I am 20 years old and in college. I have a fairly high set bed in college, and I recently...

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  • cosmicdust 1

    Osteitis condensans illi - hip and leg pain

    Hi. Two years ago fell down some stairs, landing hard on my right buttock. I had no broken bones or fractures, just a very large painful bruise for some time. Months later I began having bilateral hip pain that radiated down through my thighs. An MRI showed inflammation of the sacroiliac (SI) joint and...

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  • welshsheep 2

    has any one suffered from a frozen hip?

    hi i have just been told that i have a frozen hip, have had pain on movement since May and have had physio and xray and am now left with exercises, hip getting better but cannot find much info on this condition so wondered if anyone else suffers from this. would like to know how long it will take before...

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  • linsey39536 3

    End of the rope

    I'm 33 and I have had my right hip hurting me since as long as I can remember, I been through all sorts of pain medication, tens unit, hip injectstions, physical therapy, chiropractor. I seen doctor after doctor. Had muplutiple mri, cat scans, it wasn't until last year they did a arthrogram a found I...

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  • Cheetah 4

    Trochanteric bursitis. Medication?

    I first noticed pain in my right hip in January 2014 and my GP diagnosed trochanteric bursitis by pressing my hips.  He gave me a steroid injection in the right hip, but this made no difference.  I was then referred to an orthopaedic surgeon who gave me another steroid injection into the right hip.  By...

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  • claresugabuddha 1

    Desperate at breaking point for help Severe Hip Pain

    Hi I decided to google forums on hip pain as I'm at the end of my tether with what is going on with my body. And hoping someone is experiencing the same or similar not that I'd wish it on anyone as my GP is useless has not examined me and suggested pressure pains I'm 39! I began with right leg swelling...

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  • jen777 1

    Lump with little/no pain

    I am 23 years old and have little to no hip pain, but still limp. At my new job, 4 people have asked me if I hurt myself because they thought I was limping. When I was little, my parents told me that I had to wear the harness (I forget what it's called). My doctor used to tell me I had shallow hip sockets,...

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  • jacqueline45239 2

    MRS J M wrongly diagnose with trochanteric bursitis

    I was wrongly diagnose with trochanteric bursitis and injected into the area with steroids without use af cameras. Had four scan done afterwards with different diagnoses not showing bursitis but bilateral gluteus medius tendinophathy and small tear of tendon. After 19 months still very painful, thighs,...

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  • paul45653 3

    After months of chasing what seemed to be sciatica,

    I received bad news from my physical therapy specialist that my hip was very much involved. Now I'm awaiting my appt with the Orthopedic Dr. I'll probably need fresh x-rays and MRI. The x-ray report from October 2016 did not indicate impingement, just osteoarthritis and age related wear. How often are...

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  • kjicha 2

    Ache (not pain) in right hip and top/right side of thigh

    Been having an leg ache (not pain) as far back as I can remember.  The top of my right thigh always aches (hurts), along with the right side of my thigh.  So pretty much from my right hip, 1/2 way down my right thigh.  I have had x-rays and MRIs done of my hip and nothing is found.  Last week I had a...

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  • bilobiggles 2

    Trochanteric Bursitis

    I have been suffering with this horrificly painful condition for 1 year 6 months.Ive had physiotherapy steroid injection and a few painkillers is anyone here suffering with the same.It has went away however returned with avengence.Really fed up trying everything worked through the pain for 3 weeks my...

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  • lesa4968 2

    Hip replacement

    I had hip surgery 2 weeks ago had my staples removed today. When will I be able to sleep on the side I had surgery on. Also I have been doing good getting in and out of the bed and car with no problem until today. I had a hard time getting in and out of car and getting on the xray table hurt really bad....

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  • Sara57006 2

    Both hips equally stiff for years?

    I'm a 40 yr old woman with hip pain and stiffness- in both hips equally. It started after I had my daughter 7 years ago. I had to carry her a lot so I figured they got damaged from that. It's mostly the outer hip area, no pain in the groin or thighs. My butt and tailbone sometimes ache also. I'm...

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  • stooshiecat 2

    Cause of hip/groin pain

    I've been experiencing pain in my groin/hip for about 4/5 months now.  It started in my outer hip and radiated down my thigh.  The pain starts after standing/walking for a while and also if I sit for too long and my hip clicks when I walk.  It also hurts at night if I lie on my other side.  I went to...

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