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Hematoma after hip surgery

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Depends: It depends on what type of hip surgery is being done. Total hip replacement may have specific problems that include fracture, nerve injury, vascular i... Read More
Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 37 years experience
Hip surgery: Any surgery carries risks. Risks include infection, bleed, react to anesthesia, blood clots, death, nerve damage. Hip replacement risks also include f... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Fisher
Orthopedic Surgery 40 years experience
Surgery on the hip: Hip surgery involves open or arthroscopic surgery around the hip joint. This could include repair of structures in and around the hip, muscle or tend... Read More
Dr. Amer Mirza
Orthopedic Surgery 21 years experience
Surgery of hip joint: Hip surgery can range from arthroscopic surgery to remove torn cartilage, to repair of a hip fracture to hip replacement surgery and everything in bet... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
Hand Surgery 20 years experience
Your surgeon: And your hospital and therapy team. Make sure they are experts and routinely do your procedure.
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 45 years experience
Expected: Swelling in the affected limb after hip or knee surgery is expected. That will resolve as you become mor mobile.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 33 years experience
depends: Your surgeon will give you an estimate on this time, and it depends on your overall health, the degree of joint damage, the type of hip prosthesis bei... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
Orthopaedic Surgery 16 years experience
Bone is cut: When the hip joint is too anteverted or forward facing a patient can have in-toeing or "pigeon-toed" posture. A derotational osteotomy can correct thi... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Probably: I would check with your surgeon, but an ERCP would be generally safe to do in a patient who had hip surgery, preferably after about 6 weeks. You woul... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 26 years experience
Not good: Many of india's best doctors come here and even then only 50-60% maybe less can pass the licensing test that 93% of us docs pass. U have no recourse i... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gwo-Chin Lee
Orthopedic Surgery 24 years experience
Walking, etc: After hip surgery, for the most part, there is transient weakness of the hip abductor and hip extensors. Therefore, after surgery, a program of walki... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Joe
20 years experience
depends: Depends on the type of hip surgery procedure that was done. Best to address this with your surgeon. Outside of hip replacement or some major procedu... Read More
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