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is bruising or discoloration, recent injury or trauma a symptom of hip fracture

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes And no: Bruising down on the same leg usually happened from the bleeding happen at the time of the fracture and fixation, the from that travel with gravity, s ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
I don't think : This is uncommon. Monitor the situation. You can always call your doctor and inquire.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me Explain: If she was walking before she will be able to walk again , it just take more time and physical therapy..
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Dr. Gary Pess answered
40 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes, probably: If the fixation is secure and she could walk before, she should be able to walk again. She will need rehab.
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Dr. Christopher Ferguson
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Usually yes: In patients that are ambulatory preop, the vast majority are able to ambulate after hip fracture surgery. It depends on the severity of the fracture, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Hip groin pain: Hip symptoms are felt in the groin. But a fracture can occur in a variety of areas in the hip and can be felt in general in different areas. A lot of ... Read More
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Hip fracture: Is typically caused by a fall. A person will have pain in the hip and groin, the painful leg may appear shorter and the leg may be rotated outwards. ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Waldman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Pain: Usually it is severe and in the groin area. Inability to walk is very common but not the case in every fracture.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Tressler
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Arthritis: An acetabulum fracture is a hip joint fracture. By definition, all joint fractures are subject to post-traumatic arthritis. Groin pain is how hip ar ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bloome
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Usually: If the implant failed, the fracture usually hasn't healed or has healed in malalignment. In these instances, if your gait is severely affected and pa ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If he has serious: injury - the only way to know for sure will be history, physical examination and X-rays. Take care.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Calciun, vitamin D: There is a lot more information I need but you need calcium of about 1000 mg/day from diet and supplements. Vitamin D is also needed for your bones t ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Or a torn : Joint capsule or chronically dislocating hip......make an appt to see an orthopedist who specializes in hips...
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clive Segil
58 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Unlikely: Throbophlebitis is not that painful he needs a complete examination by an experienced orthopaedic surgeon.
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