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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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