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Hip Dysplasia and Disorders

Also known as Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip, Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome, Trochanteric Pain Syndrome/Burstitis

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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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Hip problems

    Hello, I had a hip problem in my teens and had it over 15 years. I was diagnosed at 30 with a hip tear in my labrum. It was sewn back however the surgeon said i could return to sport and doing so, i later re-tore it. This time injuring both. three years later i had both operated on and the surgeon couldnt...

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  • I need help with my hip

    One of my hip/hip bone/structure is bigger than the other, often it kinda hurts, I want to know is a there a way to get rid of it and/or if this is normal? I'm only 18 and I don't know what to do

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  • Hip Labral tear

    back in november of 2015 my hip gave out and i was in terrible pain i found out i tore my labrum so after many appointments of cortisone injections etc i had my first surgery to repair it June 30th 2016. i was fine for awhile then the pain was terrible again.  so i got my second surgery December...

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  • Cortisone injection in hip and back

    My ortho doc has suggested I need a cortisone injection in my hip. Depending on the success of that I may need one in my back as well. Has anyone had a cortisone injection?  Was it painful and did it give relief?

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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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  • Acheness in top of right thigh

    I have had what I describe as a leg ache in my right thigh area my entire life. I recently had surgery to fix hip dysplasia in my right hip, but I still have the acheness in my thigh. It is the same as it was before the surgery. Physical therapy hasn't helped either. Any ideas what could be...

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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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  • 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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  • Hip Bursectomy

    What kind of exercises can I do to regain strength in my leg after a hip bursectomy? I’ve experienced a lot of pain from the side of the thigh down to the side of my knee then running down my shin.  I’m 6 weeks op with this along with a THR on same side. 

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  • Severe Hip Pain

    Hello all, I am a 26 year old female. I have been having really bad pain in my left hip. I have had three surgeries on this hip for hip dysplasia and labral tears. I’ve had problems with tendinitis in that hip before. For the past three years I have done well. I haven’t had pain or issues. But two weeks...

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  • 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...

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  • Dr says hip pain is in the groin area?

    I saw the Dr for my post arthroscope exam of my knee. My hip has been hurting for years. It will go a few months at most with no pain, but moving my leg to the side or sitting very long causes a lot of pain in the outer side where the hip and thigh meet. Sometimes the pain goes into the groin area. When...

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  • Hip scars

    Hi. I'm a 19 year old female. I have hip dysplasia in both hips. To date, I've had 8 hip surgeries, my first one at 2 weeks old and my most recent one at 17 years old. Now I have several scars that are swollen all the time and one that hasn't healed the way I have seen in pictures of other...

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  • 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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  • Born with hip dislocation

    Hi i was born with hip dislocation, did good till about 30s got a hip replacement after my hip was done  my hip got fused bone grew around hip now i lost movement very very stiff i thought i was the only one.  Now im getting a knee replacement on my good leg Friday 17th of November this week...

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  • Chronic hip pain! 42 yrs old. What can it be?

    I’ve had aching and pain in both my hips since I had my daughter 7 yrs ago.  It’s mostly a dull aching but sometimes sharper pain or pulling feeling on my outer hips.  It’s worse when I sit for longer periods of time.  Its also hard to stand up then.  It’s better when I’m keeping...

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  • broken hip at 36!

    Hi, I am looking for advice from anyone who has or is currently in the same situation as me. I fell 2 weeks ago ago and broke my hip. I am 36 years old , female. I am not over weight I don't smoke or drink alcohol and my fitness level is quite good. I had surgery involving plates and some sort...

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  • Ovarian Cyst & Uterine Fibroids

    I had a total hysterectomy 2015 due to ovarian a tubal cysts. After my surgery I found out that my uterus was full of fibroids the size of golf balls. No cancer , thank God. But I believe from my use of talc powder since I was 8. I used it up to thr age of 44 when I had my total hysterectomy. I would...

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