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Why does my hip keep popping and hurting?

Why does my hip keep popping and hurting?

Many reasons: You may have a torn cartilage, or tendons may be snapping over the hip. You should get it checked out. ...Read more

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Why does my hip keep popping? I can almost make it pop whenever.

Why does my hip keep popping? I can almost make it pop whenever.

Varies: There are a number of potential causes, and an exam can usually degermine the cause. There is a condition known as snapping hip syndrome, for example. A contracture of the tensor fascia lata, which is a tendon on the outside of the hip, can cause the hip to pop as the hip is flexed and extended. A slight instability of the hip can also cause it to sublux in and out as well. Thank you. ...Read more

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My hips keep cracking and popping and it's really annoying. They do this everyday throughout the day. What can I do to make it stop?

My hips keep cracking and popping and it's really annoying. They do this everyday throughout the day. What can I do to make it stop?

Not much: Cracking and popping of joints is usually normal and nothing to be concerned about. Some think ligaments (hold the bones together) make these noises as they get tight rapidly when the joint is moving. In some instances, popping may be due to a tendon snapping. Also nitrogen bubbles in joint fluid rapidly brought into or out of solution can cause cracking and popping. Usually no pain associated. ...Read more

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Are there braces for hips to keep them from popping out of place?

Are there braces for hips to keep them from popping out of place?

Yes: There are many braces, but you should speak to an orthopedic surgeon to see is a brace would be right for you and which one. You may also benefit from physical therapy to help support the hip from within. Discuss with your physician to be safe. ...Read more

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Hip popping out of place what to do?

Hip popping out of place what to do?

See a physician: It may reassure you to know that the hip joint, the biggest ball and socket joint in the body, simply can't just pop in and out - that is physiologically impossible and if it were possible, would cause tremendous pain and disability. Most likely you have a subluxing iliopsoas tendon (snapping hip syndrome), which can cause popping sensations, but can usually be treated conservatively. ...Read more

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Why might it be that someone have popping and pain in their hip after having a cement spacer put in?

Why might it be that someone have popping and pain in their hip after having a cement spacer put in?

A couple things...: The most concerning issue is the hardware coming loose. This is uncommon but does occur. Another issue can be just an osteophyte that may have formed that is causing some clicking. Some muscular issues can cause a popping in you hip and their is actually a syndrome called snapping hip syndrome, with structures depending on medial or lateral snapping. I would recommend you discuss it with your ortho. ...Read more

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My hips have been popping out of place during sex and it is pretty painful. Should I be concerned and if so what should I do?

Loose ligaments: You are either very limber/flexible or have loose ligaments, both which can see this. Weight-bearing exercises attention to the hips (gluteals, quads & biceps femoris in particular) can help tighten this up--if doesn't do it, physical therapy eval can help. ...Read more

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My hip keeps popping and hurts. What can be wrong?

My hip keeps popping and hurts. What can be wrong?

Hip pop: Popping of hip joint due to mild mis-alignment or tendon tightness is common. ...Read more

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What to do about hip pain, hip popping what is this?

See details: There are several possible causes, You need to have the hip evaluated and an MRI done. See an orthopedist. ...Read more

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My hips are popping like I was popping my fingers. Why is this?

My hips are popping like I was popping my fingers. Why is this?

Internal vs external: Two broad types of hip snapping are more common. Internal snapping of the large psoas tendon that is juxtaposed to the anterior capsule can cause symptomatic internal deep snapping that is often audible to the patient and physician. External snapping hip is generally due to the iliotibial band snapping across the prominence of the femoral greater trochanteric bone. Examination confirms diagnosis. ...Read more

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Cause of one side hip pain a and popping in 17 year old dancer? Since end of January

Joint instability?: Repeated trauma and/or joint laxity could combine to cause partial dislocation, known as subluxation. This will require an x-ray and ct or mri scan to evaluation the joint itself ...Read more

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Is it a bad sign if I'm experiencing hip pain, popping, and restriction while stretching?

Is it a bad sign if I'm experiencing hip pain, popping, and restriction while stretching?

Snapping Hip: This may represent an issue with a muscle/tendon complex that crosses the hip joint. This can often be adequately treated with physical therapy. Discuss it with your doctor or consider a referral to a physiatrist or orthopedist. ...Read more

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In a child with possible perthes, would a popping sensation the the hip/thigh point to or against perthes?

In a child with possible perthes, would a popping sensation the the hip/thigh point to or against perthes?

Hip pain: Hip pain may be present, however there are a variety of other possibilities. Popping may be due to other conditions including hip dysplasia or slipping of the top of the femur out of the hip joint. Best to have your child examined by his/her pediatrician and orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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I've been having problems with my hip popping. It didn't hurt at first but now it hurts. Sharp pain. Hurts to move it. I stay active.

I've been having problems with my hip popping. It didn't hurt at first but now it hurts. Sharp pain. Hurts to move it. I stay active.

Get evaluation now: This needs immediate orthopedic evaluation. Major hip pain in a 16 year old can be minor but there can be major issues as well. ...Read more

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Popping a sign of partial hip dislocation?

Popping a sign of partial hip dislocation?

Several causes: Popping with a hip implant may represent scar, impingement on psoas tendon, impingement on hip abductors, acetabular and femoral alignment, loose bodies, hip adductor impingement/strain, implant loosening, among others. ...Read more

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What do I do if I have this popping in my hip when I walk/run?

See chiro: I would start with a good chiropractor - in York I recommend Dr. Kevin Owens! He may be able to stretch the hip flexors and alleviate the popping. ...Read more

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Cause of hip pain and clicking/popping in a 15 year old dancer?

See details: There are several possible causes including a labral tear. This needs to be evaluated by an orthopedist and an MRI may be needed to establish a cause. ...Read more

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What would cause hip problems locking/pain at young age? Under 30 hip locks painful and feels like popping out of joint?

Examination needed: Multiple causes are possible. You could be complaining of a painful snapping hip (psoas tendon or iliotibial band are common culprits). Internal joint damage is also possible: tears of the labrum or joint cartilage can cause intermittent painful catching. A thorough examination by your pcp or orthopaedic surgeon will likely lead to e answer for your hip. ...Read more

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When I walk I feel popping in my right hip and it also makes a noise. It has been doing this a lot lately. What could it be?

Hip popping: It sounds like your it band could be tight and slipping over the hip area. It can make a click/pop/grinding sound when you walk.
It band tightness is very common in runners. ...Read more

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I have cracking when walking, and popping of the hips. I'm 25. I get numbness when laying down mostly for only ten minutes on each side. What do I do?

It band tight/lax: If the IT band on the side of your leg is causing the sense of instability, then exercises to stretch it and strengthen the hip can be useful. If pain remains despite directed exercises, have it evaluated by your FP. The numbness suggests the IT band is tight ...Read more

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My lower back and hips have been having severe pain! It has been hurting for a few months and for a few days now, my lower back is popping. What is it?

My lower back and hips have been having severe pain! It has been hurting for a few months and for a few days now, my lower back is popping. What is it?

Could be anything: Low back pain in a 19 year old should be evaluated. It could simply be muscle strain, but could also indicate more serious problem. Popping probably doesn't mean much. If pain is worse in morning associated with stiffness lasting > 30 minutes, then inflammatory disorder is possible. If it is worse with activity it could be more mechanical. If pain wakes you up at night, seek help soon. ...Read more

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Will my hip popping at 30 affect my joint when I'm older?

Will my hip popping at 30 affect my joint when I'm older?

Possibly: It depends on the cause of the popping. You can have a condition called a snapping hip that is usually caused by tendons or muscles snapping over bony prominences in the hip area. These conditions do not cause permanent damage that would affect you when you are older. If the popping is due to something loose in the joint (a loose body) that could affect you if not removed. ...Read more

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19 year old female - popping or clicking in right hip with some pain walking?

Start With Your PCP: Starting with your pcp, have the hip evaluated. Alternative docs may miss something serious while manipulating or treating. After proper diagnosis then seek therapy. ...Read more

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32F hip painx4 days getting worse popping sound&sharp pain hip gave out today &I fell downfew stairs Hip pain worsewhen sittingor standing long time?

Labral tear?: It sounds like your hip started hurting with no history of trauma. Is that right? It could be a labral tear. An exam, xray and mri would help diagnose. If that is what it is you should avoid hip flexion (squats). Also a hip injection into the actual hip joint (not the bursa on the outside of the hip) would help. Try anti-inflams and see if they help. Instead of ibuprofen, maybe naprosyn. ...Read more

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I'm 36, my hip joints and shoulder joints keep popping out of place everyday, sometimes my ribs do and it hurts to breathe. Why is this happening?

I'm 36, my hip joints and shoulder joints keep popping out of place everyday, sometimes my ribs do and it hurts to breathe. Why is this happening?

It would be: Good to rule out ehlers danlos variant that causes joint hyper mobility/ hyper flexibility with frequent dislocations. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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