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Piggott, AR
A 45-year-old female asked:

have pain in right hip about 2 mos. seems more intense when i stand up from a sitting position affecting my walk for the first minute or so.

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Arthritis?: By pure defintition, arthritis is "inflammation of a joint, " which is sounds like you have. The casue could be generalized oa or rheumatiod arthritis, or a host of other possible conditions. Try taking an NSAID to start (aleve, or motrin, etc), and if not better, you will need to see a dr. For an evaluation and definative diagnosis. Hope you feel better soon.

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Last updated Dec 19, 2020

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