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Hip Bone Structure
How to expand lower rib-cage i.E. Below chest and above waist and fill out girly curvy gap. I have abnormally female bone structure with wide waist, hip?
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, see your primary provider to further evaluate. ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
When you gain weight do your bones get wider? Such as your pelvis and hip bones can they become wider? I know bone structure is genetic but can they?
I have little dents between my hips and thighs... What causes that? There isn't much fat there, so I don't think it's that. Is it just bone structure?
Hi, I am 25 year old male with wider than normal hips. They seem feminine, and its definitely the bone structure, not muscle mass. Please advice.
I have wide hips, wide waist, small ribcage, rounded body. I am anxious. My lh=4.2, fsh=4.5.My s.Testosterone is 384ng/dl. E2=29.Want v shaped bone structure
Build what you have: There is no such things a perfect body & internet photos have distorted mens' images of how we should look. You can't change your bone structure. You must stop focusing on this. You're male, so you can trim fat and develop muscle with basically no limit. The guy in the photo has your bone structure and I doubt it bothers him; look at some photos of hugh jackman as well. Follow your dream. ...Read more
Yes: You are probably talking about your pelvis and not your hips. It is likely a normal situation. ...Read more
My left hip hurts and my right talus bone is missing so im uneven. Could this be the cause of my hip pain?
Yes: If the leg length is uneven it can cause pain in other joints or the back. Medical evaluation by a physical medicine physician can help you figure out best treatment which will likely include a lift on the short side. ...Read more
Every time I caugh or move, I have this intense pain on my right side, near my hip bone. What can this be?
A bone in only my right hip cracks every time rotate it outwards. Do you think there is something wrong with it?
Cracking noise!: No; there is nothing wrong!Get a more detailed answer ›
I feel pain about 2-3 inches under my hip bone of my back at right side. Is that where kidney is located? Thanks.
Moderate pain in teen male. Near hip bone right side. Says he feels like its inside the hip bone. What could it be?
Hip, knee or ankle: Leg pain can often be referred up and down the leg. Hip pain can be caused by a problem with the hip, knee or ankle. In the case of a teen, it could be multiple things from simple strains and "growing pains" to more ominous things like legg-calve-perthes disease. In general, leg pain in kids should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
Why does my bone in my hip hurt, it hurts more when I'm sitting and walking but if I'm still it doesn't hurt that bad.?
It may not be bone.: It could be the attachment of one your muscles to the bone of your hip. Especially if you're having more pain when you're sitting or walking (it's stretching and causing pain in the inflamed area). While it usually takes a good physical exam to figure out what exactly's going on, most muscle strains in this area get better with rest, nsaids, and physical therapy. ...Read more
What are the possible ways I could have injured my hip bone if I didn't break it when I fell and hit the hardwood floor?
Many: pain from soft: Tissue, not the protein+hydroxyapatite bone matrix which does not transmit pain signals. Pain nerve signals are from soft tissue surrounding (muscles/tendons/ligaments), covering (periosteum) & inside (bone marrow). Bleeding within & lifting the periosteum off bone is main source of pain from fractures yet can occur without Fx (esp. Not just ones visible on an X-Ray). ...Read more
I have a bone ingrowth hip and it is being replaced ;its my third. How do they remove the part in my femur. This is my 3rd hip?
I do undestand the Q: You have growing around the hip which already been replaced and they are going to replace again? They could excise that extra bone and give medicine to stop it or radiation. Please write again if you have any question. ...Read more
What to do if I'm writing a fictional story and I was wondering that if you got shot through the hip bone, wouldn't you need a replacement?
Depends on goal.: First, the best fiction is well researched and accurate in the factual details. I'm happy to help you write a believable story! First, the hip is a joint it is where the femur (thigh) attaches to the pelvis. Do you want your character to need a hip replacement or not? Then research gunshot wounds to upper femur or to the pelvis and see which ones are best treated by hip replacement. ...Read more
My friend is diabetic his suger level is fluctuating how can he control and also he had meet with an accident where his hip bone is replaced?
Diabetic control relies on matching Insulin needs and Insulin supplied. With type 1 diabetes this requires careful measurements of carbohydrate intake and matching it with insulin. Factors such as stressors (like pain) and activity must be considered.
Type 2 is much more variable and will require much more information. ...Read more