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i've had hip replacement but when i cough or sneeze my hip hurts?

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Dr. Rowlin Lichter
Orthopedic Surgery 72 years experience
Likely back not hip: Many things refer pain to "hip." True hip pain is in the groin. If so try to make a figure 4 with that leg. If that significantly increases your pain go back to the hip doc. Else, if li is buttock pain you need a workup for facet arthrosis, disc disease or other spinal disease. Don't neglect a hip bursitis - on the side as is a TFL syndrome.The cough/sneeze bit points to spine pathology as No.1.

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Last updated Dec 14, 2019

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