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What are the symptoms of a stress fracture in your hip/pelvis? and treatment?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley answered

Specializes in General Practice

I guess pain: "hip/pelvis stress fracture" a curious medical diagnosis & one this doctor has never heard for symptoms in these structurally firm bone regions. Fractures (cracks) in these bones by & large occur from significant trauma & not from repetative biomechanical "stress"; unless person has severely advanced demineralization or wasting of bone mass & integrity from advanced age and/or a specific disease.

Answered 10/24/2017

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