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Increased angle: When measuring the head, neck, and shaft of the femur (thigh bone) and angle is measured. When the angle is greater than 135, this is referred to as coxa valga. Bilateral would mean that both hip are involved. ...Read more
Tronchanteric bursitis @ hip and coxa vara are these 2 things both the same or different?Thanks in advance for your help.
My friends 4 years old daughter have coxa valga and she is dead worried about it..Whats the best treatment? Please advice..Thanks & regards
Seek orthopedic: Consult. Not a common condition. Needs specialty care. ...Read more
Right hip has coxa magna deformity from perthes as kid. Could this cause the intermittent severe pain from my right hip to ankle? Also get periodic buzzing sensation in that ankle + in perianal area.
Possibly: Any deformity in the hip area is going to have direct impact to the knee and ankle and foot. You may want to get a second opinion from an osteopathic physician, can do musculoskeletal evaluation of your condition, and able to offer him treatment, that might also help the sins the strange sensations that you're getting in the ankle as well as the groin. There are fascial connections via the hip. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was born with bilateral coxa vara and I walk with a "knock-knee, toe-in" limp. Will the surgery help me stand up straighter and walk better?
We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more