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Snapping hip syndrome related to swimming

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 17 years experience
Snapping Hip: This condition is usually curable with appropriate treatment, or sometimes it heals spontaneously. If it is painless, there is little cause for concer... Read More
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Therapy: The first line of treatment is usually therapy to try to stretch out the tendons involved.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
See below: The ability through active or passive motion of the hip to elicit s "snapping" or "popping" sensation. This is often caused be a tendon problem aroun... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Food for thought - : "although early research suggested the iliotibial band produced injury by snapping back and forth over the lateral femoral condyle (traumatizing the b... Read More
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Varies: The hope would be that it would respond to something non operative, the most common of which is physical therapy. If not, a very small percentage of ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 17 years experience
Snapping Hip: This condition is usually curable with appropriate treatment, or sometimes it heals spontaneously. If it is painless, there is little cause for concer... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
SNAPPING HIP SYNDROM: Why would you like to run when you have this condition, which is usually self limiting with rest and avoiding the activeties which caused it in first ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Iliotibial band @hip: External snapping hip most commonly involves the often tight iliotibial band that extends from its origin off your pelvis down the outside of your thi... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Trettin
Orthopedic Surgery 33 years experience
Variety of causes: Snapping hip syndrome ( whether internal or external ) can be seen for a variety of reasons and underlying causes. Most patients referred to me w/ thi... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Badman
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Yes: Snapping hip can have different diagnoses associated with this terminology. It usually involves a snapping psoas tendon. If you aren't having pain w... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 29 years experience
Consult Orthopedics: Snapping hip syndrome or coxa saltans can have have several causes. External causes are typically snapping of the itb (ilio-tibial band) over the gre... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
Snapping hip: Typically has to do with tight tendons, rather than weak tendons.

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