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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Yes: Limping can abnormally load one extremity or side of the body compared to normal ambulation. This can definitely exacerbate injuries or the back and h ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Bontreger
19 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Depends on a lot of factors, like age, how hard of a fall, etc., but most likely a hip contusion or bruising of the bone of the hip to the worse case ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Trauma from fall: The most serious hip injury would be a fracture of the "surgical neck" of the long bone of the thigh (femur). Depending on the patient's age and medic ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hip injuries: Trauma or damage to joint which articulates pelvis with the femur,
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends on severity: It depends on the severity of the injury and the type. Fractures or broken bones take 8 to 12 weeks to heal in a healthy person. In someone elderly it ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Depends on patient age, energy of the fall, and way you land. Older patients usually suffer hip fractures. Younger patients usually suffer soft tissue ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several: You could have a bruise or contusion, a fracture, or bursitis to name a few.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Various: You can get a broken bone in the hip, a sprain or strain, a pulled muscle, a bruise, just sore, etc. You will be sore for a few days and worse the day ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Depends on the severity of the fall and age and health of the patient. Older patients more likely to suffer hip fractures. Younger patients less likel ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Depends on the height of the fall, the age/health of the patient, and body part that you land on. Head injuries and ankle/knee injuries common in youn ... Read More

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