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How long will it take for a hip avulsion fracture and a hip strain to heal

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It will depend on your general health, any chronic diseases, medications you are on, age, how much rest you can give the hip, the therapy you get or r ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Taylor
15 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: The avulsion fracture may or may not heal with bone, depending on how displaced it is. It may heal with scar tissue, which is ok too. The combinatio ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle contrarction: An avulsion fracture occurs when a tendon or ligament, along with a piece of the bone it's attached to, gets pulled away from the main part of the bon ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Consevative and: Surgical.An avulsion fracture is an injury to the bone in a place where a tendon or ligament attaches to the bone. When an avulsion fracture occurs, t ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Mostly non surgical: The sign is pain and limited mobility of the involed hip . The vast majority of avulsion fractures heal very well without surgical intervention, but ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Springer
50 years experience Sports Medicine
Could be scar tissue: Could be scar tissue or a tendon snapping over the hip. Need to check it out. See an orthopod-need xray, possibly an mri.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kurt Ehlert
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not in general: The typical growth plate avulsions that occur around the hip are not from growth plates which add height to an adolescent. The majority of growth in t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depend: Some avulsion fracture can be treated by no weight bearing for week or two, then gradual weight bearing for another 3 weeks, usually they heal with no ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
3-4 weeks: Avulsion fracture usually heal like soft tissue it heal in about 3-4 weeks.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
25 years experience Podiatry
Simple fracture: Should take about 6-8 weeks to heal enough to do moderate activity
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