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Upper front thigh area is causing great pain. From front of thigh down threw shin bone area. Was in severe car accident 10 years ago need a hip replacement on right leg. Have bruising, twisting, pulling kind of pain. Located on upper front thigh shooting do

Upper front thigh area is causing great pain. From front of thigh down threw shin bone area. Was in severe car accident 10 years ago need a hip replacement on right leg. Have bruising, twisting, pulling kind of pain. Located on upper front thigh shooting do

Hip replacement: Your symptoms sound like your hip replacement prosthesis may be the problem. It could be loose, could be bone/metal fracture or infection. You need to see an orthopedic doctor and get some xrays and blood work done. ...Read more

Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)

Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more


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I have pain above my right hip. Not in my back or stomach directly over my hip from front to back Mainly when I move. Or stand No overly tender to the?

I have pain above my right hip. Not in my back or stomach directly over my hip from front to back Mainly when I move. Or stand No overly tender to the?

Trochanteric: bursitis. ..an inflammation of the bursa (fluid filled sac) which acts as a "shock absorber" may present this way. Suggest you see an Orthopedist who can conform this diagnosis and treat. (usually a cortisone shot does the "trick"
Hope this is helpful

Dr Z ...Read more

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I have a small pea size lump, not tender just above my L hip at the front of the body just under the skin any ideas doc?

I have a small pea size lump, not tender just above my L hip at the front of the body just under the skin any ideas doc?

Benign bump skin: Sounds like a Dermatofibroma, benign (not cancer) growth from fibrous tissue due to prior trauma in the area. You might have had a pimple or bug bite that healed and "by mistake", made your body form this pebble- like lesion.
If it's not very firm, could be other benigns:Lipoma: a Tumor of fatty cells. Cyst:Sac of skin cells&sebum
But, if the lesion grows, changes or hurts, go to the Doc. ...Read more

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Someone fell on me and I went front down and hit hardwood floor and now my pubic bone is swollen and very tender? Havin hip n low back pain assoc.

Someone fell on me and I went front down and hit hardwood floor and now my pubic bone is swollen and very tender? Havin hip n low back pain assoc.

Get eval: Shooting leg pain and pregnancy suggest a mix that requires careful exam. See your OB to make sure the baby is ok, then see a pain doc to determine if thus is muscle, bone, or nerve ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

Hip bruise: Sounds like a contusion or ecchymosis. Usually comes from an injury or broken blood vessels. ...Read more

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I was wondering what do I do about my hip bruise after falling down the stairs?

I was wondering what do I do about my hip bruise after falling down the stairs?

Bruise: If you have significant pain and difficulty of walking/standing, you might need to be evaluated for hip fracture. If no fracture is found, you can take NSAIDs for pain and inflammation. Icing should help with swelling and stop bruising from getting worse. You should follow up with your doctor for any persistent pain, swelling, shortness of breath or any other new symptoms. ...Read more

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In between my hip and ribcage, it hurts as if I was kicked. There is no bruise but it hurts. What could be wrong?

In between my hip and ribcage, it hurts as if I was kicked. There is no bruise but it hurts. What could be wrong?

Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Is it bad that when I felled down the stairs, im still in pain, but yet there is not bruise I felled down the staircase monday. The pain is located on my butt/hip and in the middle of my thigh

By: By the date of this post almost a week has passed. If you are still in pain and/or having difficulty walking you should see your doctor. Depending on your age and the physical exam findings, your doctor will decide if an x-ray is necessary versus supportive care. This includes rest, ice, elevation, compression with an ace bandage, and advil (ibuprofen) or Ibuprofen for the pain and inflammation.
I hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Treatments for a fractured or bruised hip?

Treatments for a fractured or bruised hip?

See an Orthopaedist: Bruised hips will heal with conservative care (rest and therapy) but a fracture may require surgery. Best to see an orthopaedic surgeon and have x-rays taken to identify bruise vs. Fracture. Appropriate treatment can then be recommended. ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery period after a hip bruise?

What is the normal recovery period after a hip bruise?

Varies: Minor and superficial bruises are much better within a few weeks. More severe and deeper bruises can take several months to completely recover. ...Read more

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Bruised feeling on edge of left rib and down left side to my hip??

Bruised feeling on edge of left rib and down left side to my hip??

Contusion...bruising: 35 y/o Female says, Bruised feeling on edge of left rib and down left side to my hip? Most likely contusion/ internal bruising due to hitting that side of body on some object or resting too hard on a firm object like in climbing over a ledge or so. If not too uncomfortable should improve in a few days, else see PCP if 'feeling' persists. ...Read more

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Baby has bruise on side of hip and it has a hsrd lump. What is wrong?

Baby has bruise on side of hip and it has a hsrd lump. What is wrong?

Thanks for asking!: I am not sure but with a baby that can't tell you what is happening, get it checked. This is not something to wait and watch if you have no idea. ...Read more

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I fell on my hip/buttock region in March and It still hurts. Do I still have a bruise/injury? 3 months later? What should I do?

I fell on my hip/buttock region in March and It still hurts. Do I still have a bruise/injury? 3 months later? What should I do?

C an ortho: Many times this type of fall bruises the greater trochanter, and U can develop trochanteric bursitis, which hurts when U walk, sleep on the injured side, & also up stairs. If U R thin, U can palpate over the trochanter & C if it is the cause. I will try 2 attach a trochanteric region if able. Otherwise google it. The blue area at the prominence of the femur, lower left. ...Read more

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Noticed bruise close to My hip don't know how I bruised. A couple of hours later, I had another bruise and don't know how either. I'm scared!!!

Noticed bruise close to My hip don't know how I bruised. A couple of hours later, I had another bruise and don't know how either. I'm scared!!!

Get examined: If you are scared, it is reasonable to get an examination by that alone. Your symptoms of bruising need to be evaluated as they could be a sign of something serious. ...Read more

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I have a pain in my right hip and it stays when I sit and is really uncomfortable but I did not injure myself even though there appears to be a bruise?

I have a pain in my right hip and it stays when I sit and is really uncomfortable but I did not injure myself even though there appears to be a bruise?

Orthopedic physician: Pain in the hip in your age bracket can occur for many reasons. Certain stresses around the hip can lead to avulsed tendons at muscle insertions. Sometimes the joint space can form fluid, so called synovitis secondary to trauma, inflammation, etc. Sometimes changes in the lower spine and pelvis can refer pain to hip. If symptoms persist an orthepedic physician and imaging will usually help. ...Read more

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Weird pain feeling in my leg close to hip. No bruising or anything. Should I be worried?

Weird pain feeling in my leg close to hip. No bruising or anything. Should I be worried?

Leg pain: Do you remember injuring yourself? Can you bear weight? What is your activity/exercise level? Does the pain radiate/travel up or down your leg? If you can walk and bear weight you can monitor the pain. Try some ibuprofen to see if that helps. If the pain worsens, you experience swelling, redness or heat at the site then it's time to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I have several purple spots/bruising spots on my hip, just occuring today?

Why do I have several purple spots/bruising spots on my hip, just occuring today?

Contusion?: You don't mention your age or other health conditions, so the most common cause of purplish spots would be that you bumped into something, possibly while you were too busy to notice. Other possible causes include having a low platelet count, other blood dyscrasias, liver or kidney disease, resolving rashes sometimes leave purplish marks, and very thin skin (typically in the elderly). ...Read more

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Lump under skin on hip and light bruise on top of skin. Have not had any injuries and it seems out of the blue?

Likely trauma: This could have occured without you noticing it, especially on hip if you are busy and bump into something. It also could be spontaneous which is more concerning. Have your local doctor check this out when you have time. ...Read more

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Can a bruise on your hip affect how you walk? I smashed it pretty hard againsts a metal bar and I think it is just bruised?

Can a bruise on your hip affect how you walk? I smashed it pretty hard againsts a metal bar and I think it is just bruised?

Sure: But maybe more of what is going on under the bruise. If it was a large bruise, there could be some underlying inflammation, which can lead to swelling and pain. If you hit it hard, there could be a small fracture. Probably worth while getting it checked out. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Whenever I walk for a little while, my left hip starts to hurt. It feels very sore. Almost bruised. The pain lasts a few days. Very tender?

Bursitis: Sounds like you have hip (greater trochanter) bursitis. Very common. Get examined by ORS. Treatment would include NSAIDs, assessment for leg length inequality, possibly an injection in the bursa. Best of Luck! ...Read more

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I had my appendix removed 9 days ago. My bruising continues to grow and is quite painful. Now extending from hip to hip and still growing. Normal?

Not normal.: It is not unusual to have some bruising after surgery, but it should not be increasing in size 9 days out from your surgery. Usually the pain would be decreasing by this time also. You should call your surgeon right away to be evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I fell and landed on my right hip, on a metal threshold two days ago. The area hasn't bruised but itches and occasionally burns. Is that normal?

I fell and landed on my right hip, on a metal threshold two days ago. The area hasn't bruised but itches and occasionally burns. Is that normal?

Probably healing: If you are able to walk normally and have no other symptoms than what you describe as burning and itching in the area I would reassure you that it is not a serious injury. If you develop a rash or other symptoms in the next few days you should seek attention again- otherwise no treatment and be reassured ...Read more

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I have a pain above my right hip, in a place where it feels like a muscle above my hip. And it hurts when I touchit or tense, Feels like a bruise pain?

Exercise or sport?: This sounds like a pulled muscle, tendon, or ligament. Occasionally a tiny piece of bone can be displaced with certain activities with very strong hip and leg muscles. You should first apply warm compresses or heating pad and take Tylenol (acetaminophen) or very low dose NSAID; you can apply Arnica gel or cream and of course avoid any motion or activity that increases pain. See a doc if not better in 3 days. ...Read more

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My left hip has been sore to touch for several months, there is no bruise, but it feels like there is.

My left hip has been sore to touch for several months, there is no bruise, but it feels like there is.

Time for an eval: Tendinitis and bursitis would be the most common reasons for your hip to be sore to the touch. Arthritis, infection, lymph node inflammation are other less likely causes. It's time to have an evaluation with a physician to develop a diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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I rode my bike for a couple hours yesterday. My hip bone is sore and I was wondering if maybe I could've bruised my hipbone?

I rode my bike for a couple hours yesterday. My hip bone is sore and I was wondering if maybe I could've bruised my hipbone?

Yes: Or pulled or strained something from overuse. Try applying a heating pad and resting for a few days to see if it doesn't go away. ...Read more

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My stomach feels very tight and unrelaxed, and I noticed a bunch of bruises on my thighs and hips. What could this be?

My stomach feels very tight and unrelaxed, and I noticed a bunch of bruises on my thighs and hips. What could this be?

Bruises: Unexplained bruising should be reported to your doctor, and you should be seen for an evaluation. Most bruising comes from trauma to the skin but there are many other reasons for bruising. You need to be evaluated to be sure it is not serious. ...Read more

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I fell down wood stairs a week ago. Bruising is mostly black and spreading with pain and lumps across lower butt cheek to side of my hip. Is this bad?

I fell down wood stairs a week ago. Bruising is mostly black and spreading with pain and lumps across lower butt cheek to side of my hip. Is this bad?

Injury: Common for bruise to go to dependent area of body. If you are walking and the bruise is the only area of concern it is safe to wait a few more days to heal. ...Read more

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Bruised above my right hip and now have hard bumps under the skin, should I be concerned?

Bruised above my right hip and now have hard bumps under the skin, should I be concerned?

Organizing thrombi: Bruises of course are a leakage of blood cells out of blood vessels and into the skin. Sometimes small nodules occur as these liquid areas turn more and more solid. Usually they just go away. ...Read more

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Fell on my right side I have horrible pain Down my whole leg and lower back hip area. With bruising.?

Fell on my right side I have horrible pain Down my whole leg and lower back hip area. With bruising.?

Fall: Evaluation. If you are hurting bad enough that it is difficult to walk then you need to be checked. X-ray may be needed. Sometimes falls can be associated with internal injuries. ...Read more

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Bruising (Definition)

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