U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 22-year-old female asked:

What does my mri mean? it says the findings were "subtle intermediate signal of the anterior superior acetabular labrum may be sequela to prior trauma. no convicing displaced tear. small hip joint fluid is identified bilaterally."

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Basics: The wording just suggests there might have been a minimal injury some time in the past but there is no evidence for a new one now. It just means it appears normal with a little fudge factor thrown in.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jul 19, 2020


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.