A 59-year-old male asked:
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how is hip arthritus diagnosed? just had surgery, spinal stenosis. had a burning feeling in my left leg, still experience a lot of pain. dr informed me without taking any further test that is is arthritus? is this pissible?

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Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Hip arthritis : Hip arthritis is diagnosed by the history (what the patient describes about his complaints and health), physical examination and imaging (X-ray, MRI or CT scan) and sometimes blood testing.
Answered on Mar 4, 2020

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