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Frankfort, KY
A 20-year-old male asked:

I have had hip popping in my right hip. my hip hurts worse and is turning red and warm to the touch. i've had progressing pain for a few weeks. i run?

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Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 28 years experience
Rest, evaluation: Progressive hip pain with overlying redness and heat is very concerning. No more running till we figure this out. Check yourself for fever now. If you have fever 101.5 or up go to ER. If no fever have this looked at tomorrow with careful exam by primary care. Ortho referral may be necessary. Motrin ok for pain tonight.
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