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degenerative tearing of the anterosuperior labrum

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Piotr Obara
13 years experience Radiology
Small tear: The labrum is rim of cartilage around the acetabulum which helps stabilize the femoral head in the hip joint socket. Labral tears can develop from chr ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Never mandatory. : The indications 4 surgery is first a diagnosis, then if symptomatic ; interferes with ur daily activities, u r the 1 who6 makes the decision 4 surgery ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Orthopedist would: help you determine whether you need a hip replacement based on the partially torn labrum which is the cartilage that lines the joint in a circular fas ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tod Aeby
Dr. Tod Aeby answered
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Best to see PT: There is typically several stages to the rehabilitation of this injury. Rehab also includes changes in gait and activity to avoid future injury. It ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Multiple things here: The labrum is the bumper around the edge of your hip socket. It can tear causing clicking and pain in the groin with hip rotation and loss if motion. ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Favoring hip: Since the MRI showed labral tear, suspect right hip pain? Therefore perhaps you put more strain on left side. Best to talk to your primary care doct ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hal Blatman
40 years experience Pain Management
Abnormal joint: This means the cartilage lining the surface of your femur bones is not normal. You will have to look at ways to improve your body's ability to grow ne ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See an orthopedist: This too complex to explain in 400 characters. See a good orthopedic surgeon and have them start from scratch.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. J.Milo Sewards
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Suture anchors: Your surgeon places small (usually about 3 mm) plastic or metal screws into the adjacent bone. These anchors have sutures threaded into them, which a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Instability & pain: Posterior shoulder instability often results from a tear of the posterior labrum. The posterior shoulder capsule attaches via the labrum to the glenoi ... Read More
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