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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Hip bursitis: It is likely that you have a condition called trochanteric bursitis of your hip--it is inflammation of the area surrounding the curve of the hip-thigh ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Muhammad Arif
24 years experience in Pain Management
Hip pain: Causes of hip pain are very broad and long list. It needs to be properly investigated by a qualified physician to get a specific diagnosis.
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Needa diagnosis firs: First you need to determine where the pain is coming from.Pain located outside the hip joint has a different treament that the pain located inside the ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sunil Prof. Wimalawansa
45 years experience in Internal Medicine
Exercise: Most of hip pains are due to osteoarthritis. Over-weightiness and inactivity make hip-pain worse. Back-strengthening exercises and losing weight are ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
This could be: This could be a number of things. Please post with more detail regarding your symptoms.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Injury: Could be from overuse of your lower body, also could be a spinal disc problem or an inflammatory condition such as on of the arthritis types such as a ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Usually not: True bursitis if the hip effects the main hip tendons and flexors. Foir example great trochanter bursitis and iliopsoas bursitis. Only one head of the ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
A lot of things: Pain in this area can be caused by many things. You will need to see your doctor. He/she will take a good history of your pain, ie its location, is it ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience in Pain Management
Many possibilities: This could be intrinsic hip pathology such as osteoarthritis or it could be referred pain from something like lumbar facet joint arthritis. Best to st ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: There is a condition called transient synovitis, which cause pain in the hip but does not stay for long
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
Need physical exam: Your symptoms could represent many possible diagnoses, from simple muscle aches caused by physical activity, to something more serious like a polyarti ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sassan Hassassian
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Depends on diagnosis: Tens (transcutaneous electrical stimulation) is a non-invasive way of treating various painful disorders. It essentially drowns out pain stimulus. It ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
?: pretty general complaint it would be best to see a physician to help you figure this out
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience in Pain Management
Anti-inflammatory: Rest one day. Taking an anti-inflammatory three times a day with food and water, as long as your kidneys are fine, not allergic and don't have high bl ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yeah...: I hear you..... But i need more detail to give you the right answer - how long you've had, what could have caused it, what other symptoms you might be ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should rest and see your doctor to be evaluated and may have CT of spine to find the cause so be treated.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Waldman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
No: Trigger point injections work poorly for hip pain and need to be administered by a professional, when done at all.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience in Hand Surgery
Diagnosis: Finding the answer for the hip pain...
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Many possibilities: There are too many possible causes to give you a reliable answer. I recommend you see your doctor for an evaluation.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience in Neurosurgery
USUALLY: Over 90% of bulging discs with sciatica will get better without surgery. Non-surgical treatments (PT, Chiro, etc) along with either medications (NSAI ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Hip: Hip DJD presents as groin pain with stiffness and a limp.
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
See PCP: Your question is vague. Please see your family doctor who can determine the cause of your pain and recommend treatment.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elvira Callahan
27 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No. : Osteoarthritis causes joint pain. Not bone pain.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
? nerve root : Could be a compressed or irritated nerve root from a disc or arthritic spur in the low back region / from the sound of it potentially at l3-4 or l2- ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on what's causing it. Head over to your family physician for an evaluation. He/she will set you in the right direction.
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Could be: Celebrex (celecoxib) works well for many people when it comes to arthritic type pains, and has less effects on the stomach (less GI side effects). Go ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience in Pain Management
Orthopedic eval: I would visit an orthopedic doctor and consider doing so sooner rather than later. Taking pain meds to cover pain should come after knowing the cause ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience in Pathology
Pain Pelvis to Knee: This chiropractic discussion outlines some of the issues that may be involved in your case: http://www.Vcstar.Com/news/2010/apr/03/knee-pain-can-origi ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Siefferman
13 years experience in Pain Management
Many possibilities: Pain from the shoulder down the arm my be caused by a variety of things. Starting at the neck, there may be a pinched nerve, or the joints in the nec ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Alittlepatella alta: Any more details injury patella alta your patella is a little high and knee hyperextended loose logenta high patella usually get you subluxation patel ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience in Infectious Disease
Need more info: We will need the context of this pain, as well as other symptoms, in order to have any chance at making a reasonable answer.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Galyon
34 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Several suggestions: Evaluate your routine to determine how long it takes before the discomfort begins. This will help you determine when to stand and stretch, do isometri ... Read More
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