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Weslaco, TX
A 79-year-old male asked:

I have a subchondral cyst in my right hip joint that causes a great deal of pain when i move certain ways. can it be removed?

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Dr. James Germano
Specializes in Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes and no: Subchondral cyst usually means you have osteoarthritis in your hip. Often the answer is total hip replacement in this scenario you should see a orthopedic surgeon and discuss this

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Last updated Jan 1, 2019

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