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How can I pop my hip back into place?

How can I pop my hip back into place?

Not likely: It's not likely that it's out of place. Something else must be going on that's making you feel this way. Without other symptoms mentioned it's not clear what this could be. If you are having problems with movement, bearing weight, then a full evaluation should be made. History is also very impotant- eg. A recent history of trauma or a joint disorder would influence a diagnosis in this case. ...Read more

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How can I pop my hip back into place?

You can't: When a hip dislocates it is nearly impossible to reduce (put back into place) without anesthesia and a significant amount of force. If the hip is truly dislocated you couldn't put it into place by yourself. ...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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Constant hip and back pain with popping of hips and sharp pain in back by right hip. Possible reasons for pain?

Constant hip and back pain with popping of hips and sharp pain in back by right hip. Possible reasons for pain?

Many possibilities: The list of possibilities is long.
Your best course of action is to see your DR, get an exam, and other testing if necessary.

Then you will get a correct DX and treatment If needed. ...Read more

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Lying on back bringing bent knee 2chest causes a big popping sensation every time in area where leg meets body. And hips feel very tight. Why?

Loose ligaments: Twenties female who experiences popping sensation with hip flexion experiences subluxation of sacroiliac joint (SIJ). This might be common in someone who has chronic SIJ ligament injury and laxity, or in someone with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome, in which case the Brighton Criteria might be referenced. ...Read more

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My back always hurts me. I can lay on my stomach move my hips n feel/hear a popping noise n the lower part. Nobody else can tho? Herniated disc or?

Depends: It sounds like this may be a hip problem. It depends on your age and other symptoms. Torn cartilage in your hips can result in similar symptoms. You should be examined by an orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Which doctor should I go to for lower back pain that resonates to my hip. Sometimes when I move I can hear my lower spine popping.?

Which doctor should I go to for lower back pain that resonates to my hip. Sometimes when I move I can hear my lower spine popping.?

A SPINE Doctor: One of your local hospitals may have a Spine Unit/Spine specialist. If not see an Orthopedist who sees a lot of Spine (back) patiebts or a Physiatrist (Muscle/Rehab Physician. ...Read more

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Had a hip muscle injury 6 months back, not yet cured. Suddenly I am hearing painless cracking and popping sounds in my joints, no swelling or redness.

Had a hip muscle injury 6 months back, not yet cured. Suddenly I am hearing painless cracking and popping sounds in my joints, no swelling or redness.

No worry if no pain: I typically don't worry about painless popping and cracking of joints, even if asymmetric. Painful popping does need a physician evaluation. ...Read more

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Pain/inflamm at post sup iliac spine. Hip popping/pain around same time, then knee pain. 3 weeks duration. Responsive to nsaids. History of lbp. Cause?

Pain/inflamm at post sup iliac spine. Hip popping/pain around same time, then knee pain. 3 weeks duration. Responsive to nsaids. History of lbp. Cause?

Too many choices: Too many choices to tell you a cause. A thorough history and exam would go a long way to answering that question. One detail can change everything. Sorry. PSIS or Sacriliac joint? ...The list goes on. ...Read more

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Lack cervical curve, chronic lumbar pain for 13 years, low back pain by hips, lower back popping, & I am pregnant.....popping is new. It didn't happen?

Unknown cause benign: If you are not already into it, start a serious exercise regimen. Chances are great that you have a systemic arthritis. Exercise PLUS a good doc is the best RX. You may want to try Aleve (naproxen) if OK with your doc, when PG. Other meds may be needed after delivery and weaning. Popping cause MAY BE a vacuum phenomenon, snapping tendon or roughness in a joint. We don't know. Take care. Congrats. ...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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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 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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What do I do if I have this popping in my hip when I walk/run?

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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What to do about hip popping an dislocation of knees?

What to do about hip popping an dislocation of knees?

Hip/knee pain: Hip popping could be bursitis or joint slipping out, get xrays, might need hip garter belt;
knee dislocation could be knee cap, need xray, maybe surgery to tie down tendons. ...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.

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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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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Is it a bad idea to exersise if you. Bones start popping in hips and shoulder?

Is it a bad idea to exersise if you. Bones start popping in hips and shoulder?

Start exercising: Normal joints do make some popping noises with movement. As long as it is not painful, you can safely ignore those noises and start exercising. The benefits of exercise cannot be overstated. Start slowly and add intensity and volume in a common sense way to avoid injury. ...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