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A 38-year-old female asked:

Ive had hip joint pain on one side. i cant sit for a long time or sit on the floor. i cant bring my leg up to put on shoes ?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 47 years experience
Sounds like problem: with your low back or hip. You need to see an ortho or spine specialist for imaging tests and proper treatment. This might be a nerve problem also.
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