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hips hurt when sleeping on my side

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep: You may want to check your bone density, type of mattress etc to r/o the cause.

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Med eval.: I don't know how long you have had the hip pain for or if it has been medically evaluated. If it is at all chronic, would encourage you to have it med ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Your family doc: Regardless of where you're hurting, go see your family doc for an evaluation & treatment. S/he can refer you to a specialist if necessary. Good luck!
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Pulsed magnetic ther: Pulsed magnetic therapy - pemf will relieve this - get a body mat you can use on your bed. The best home use pemf units are called imrs - cost around ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Team approach: You are suffering quite a bit, especially if you cannot sleep. What is your Ht, Wt? What RX, therapies, physical therapy have you tried? Pain mainly i ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain: You need evaluation to determine and treat the cause of pain on your sides
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Bursitis: Trochanteric bursitis most likely cause. Need to see physician for evaluation confirm diagnosis. Usually amenable to steroid injection.
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A member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Hip pain: Need to have it looked at by your doctor.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Troch bursitis: Trochanteric bursitis is a common inflammatory condition of the hip that causes pain, particularly when sleeping on the affected side.
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Med eval: With abdominal pain & infrequent stools, retained feces is possible. Recommend that you see your physician to evaluate the pain.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sounds like trochan-: -teric bursitis. Pain is caused by the bursa not happy with the walking & the pullig. The fascia rubs against the prominence of the outer hip with ... Read More
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