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A 44-year-old female asked:

What can cause pain in my hip?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Hettinger
Podiatry 38 years experience
You name it...: You would have to be more specific as to what is the exact nature, location, duration, onset, course, associated symptoms, and timing. It could just be the beginning of arthritis, muscle pains, nerve impingement, etc.
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Hip Pain: Hip pain may be caused by arthritis, injuries or other problems. Arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, septic arthritis, injuries, bursitis, pinched nerves herniated disk, meralgia paresthetica, sacroiliitis, sciatica, spinal stenosis, .
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A 46-year-old member asked:

What can cause pain in my back and hips?

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Dr. Alexander Sah
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It could be muscular, or soft tissue. It could be abdominal pain referring to the area (stomach, kidney, other) Could be arthritis or joint type pains. Commonly, back pain can be caused by a pinched nerve which can radiate to the hips.
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A 47-year-old member asked:

What could cause pain in my sister's hip?

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Could be muscular, or soft tissue. Could be arthritis or injury to the cartilage of the hip. Could be referred pain from somewhere else.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

What could be a sudden cause of hip pain in males?

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Dr. David Bennett
Emergency Medicine 33 years experience
Many causes: Arthritis, over use injuries, synovitis, strained muscles around the hip all could be causes of hip pain.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

Can diverticulitis cause pain in the thighs and hips?

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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Perhaps: Not diverticulitis by itself but an abscess could impinge on various nerves that run through the pelvis and there is at least one nerve that could be affected like this. I would seek medical evaluation and consider a ct of the pelvis with oral/iv contrast.
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