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I doubt that it will: as long as you were accepted into the service , this would have been present from when you went in. it is not something that gets worse over time. after you no longer are growing, there is no change. ...Read more
What is the percentage of unilateral femoral head retroversion in the population? Why did it take so long to be diagnosed and only b/c of injury too?
Life isn't that way: Often, real life is not exact like numbers are. It might not be known how many people have femoral retroversion, especially in various groups of people (male, female, children, adults, narrow-pelvis, wide-pelvis, short/tall people, different racial groups, etc..). Each person has her own femur shape, so angle measurements go from the retroversion range to the normal range to the anteversion range. ...Read more
Less likely: With retroversion of the upper aspect of the femur the piriformis is relaxed during routine ambulation and therefore there is less chance for irritation that would result in symptoms consistent with piriformis syndrome. ...Read more
Physical therapist internally rotated right hip w/o realizing I have retroversion of the left hip and now i'm facing 45 degrees sideways all the time?
See your physician: See your physician for a complete history and physical examination for a diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more