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Thibodaux, LA
A 18-year-old female asked:

Could a hip labral tear cause swelling?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Unlikely but: Labral tears often cause pain in the groin or front of the hip during physical activity or with deep flexion (bending) and rotation of the hip. Some individuals with labral tears of the hip will also have clicking or a sense of catching deep within the hip during certain activities. Swelling is not a usual symptom. Your question did not say where the swelling is. Usually you can not see swe
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How do you fix a hip labral tear?

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Surgery: Arthroscopic surgery is needed if the hip pain is significant enough and/or ramge of motion is impaired.
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