A 40-year-old female asked:
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i have fai, torn labrum, and snapping hip syndrome in my left hip. symptoms starting in right hip. do i put off surgery in left hip or do it sooner?

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Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Personal : This discussion should happen between you and your surgeon. You may consider 2 nd opinion.
Answered on Sep 14, 2013
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Hip Surgery: Surgery is elective and is dependent on your symptoms and how it effects your function and quality of life. If the pain is worsened with minimal activity it may be time to have the surgery, rather than wait.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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