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Doctor insights on: Pelvis Vs Hip

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I need advice on what to do with this weird sensation i felt after hitting my pelvis/hip?

I need advice on what to do with this weird sensation i felt after hitting my pelvis/hip?

Depends: It depends on what the "weird" sensation is! If you have some localized burning / tingling / numb feelings then it could be the local bruising of superficial nerves and will go away. if the sensation involves the whole leg, urination or motor skills, then you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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What are the symptom's of pelvis and hip injuries?

What are the symptom's of pelvis and hip injuries?

Groin Pain: Injures of the hip joint typically involve groin pain. There may be clicking/catching of the hip when rotating or flexing the hip by bringing the knee close to your chest. Pelvic injury symptoms depend on the injury. A bony injury is unlikely unless from a high energy accident or collision. Soft tissue injury of the pelvis usually is from muscle avulsion from an explosive athletic maneuver or fall. ...Read more

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I had both hips replaced and my pelvis is twisted now is that normal. ?

Depends on what you : Mean by "twisted.". If it means that the pelvis is uneven or higher on one side compared to the other it may be a reflection of your leg lengths not being fully equalized by the hip implants themselves or that if you had diseased hips for a long time prior to the surgeries you may have developed some hip muscle flexion contractures or both. You should speak to your surgeon. ...Read more

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I have lower back issues- pain now going into my hips and pelvis. What could it be?

I have lower back issues- pain now going into my hips and pelvis. What could it be?

Lots of things: Your doctor will have to continue to look until your symptoms can be adequately explained. Getting a second opinion can go a long way in making you more confident about the information you receive. ...Read more

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I have pain in my right side in pelvis. It seems to be located right in the ball of my hip...What could it be?

I have pain in my right side in pelvis. It seems to be located right in the ball of my hip...What could it be?

# of things: It could be any of a number of things. Your doctor should see you and do a history physical, possibly run some tests, then let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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29yrs old having pain just above my left hip. Feels bloated. Like i don't wanna lean in that direction. Also in the crease between my pelvis and left?

29yrs old having pain just above my left hip. Feels bloated. Like i don't wanna lean in that direction. Also in the crease between my pelvis and left?

Bursitis, Arthritis: If i understand correctly, you have lateral hip pain and groin pain both. Lateral hip pain can be trochanteric bursitis. Groin pain is most classically hip arthritis or a labral tear. You can have both if you alter the way you walk because of the arthritis or a labral tear. Also, another possibility would be femoroacetabular impingement. Because of your age, arthritis is less likely. ...Read more

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Every so often I will get horrid pains take make me hold my breath and make me sit down. And these sharp, acute pains come from my hip and pelvis area?

Every so often I will get horrid pains take make me hold my breath and make me sit down. And these sharp, acute pains come from my hip and pelvis area?

Doctor can evaluate: A person with "horrid pains" needs to be examined by her doctor. There are many things in the hip or pelvis area. There may be a bone or joint problem in the hip... and it may be something serious if the pain is "horrid". Inside the pelvis are organs such as the ovaries, the bladder, the rectum, etc... One can describe the symptoms by writing them down on a calendar, to show her doctor. ...Read more

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Will rotated pelvis and hips make it hard to get pregnant?

Will rotated pelvis and hips make it hard to get pregnant?

Not necessarily: It depends on how much rotation of the pelvis and hips have rotated. Many patients with those difficulties can get pregnant but are unable to deliver vaginally. Unfortunately, I have answered your question "ass backward". ...Read more

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What could be causing the left side of my hip/pelvis to have a really sharp pain only when i cough?

What could be causing the left side of my hip/pelvis to have a really sharp pain only when i cough?

Cough: Forceful coughing can result in muscle strain which can also cause referred pain. Best treatment is to cure the cough. If pelvic pain is still present after cough resolves then you should have it checked! ...Read more

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What could cause painful tailbone and back of hips. Worse around menstration. I have a tilted pelvis would this be the cause? Thanks.

What could cause painful tailbone and back of hips. Worse around menstration. I have a tilted pelvis would this be the cause? Thanks.

Maybe: Women with a retroverted (tilted) uterus tend to have more back pain with their periods and pain on deep penetration with intercourse. If this is something new or gradually worsening, you should probably be checked to see if something else is going in, like a cyst. Pain worsening around menses could also be a sign of endometriosis. ...Read more

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What is the difference between your pelvis & your hip x-rays? What is the difference between a hip X-ray compared to a pelvis x-rays?

What is the difference between your pelvis & your hip x-rays? What is the difference between a hip X-ray compared to a pelvis x-rays?

Different focus: Pelvis looks at your pelvic bones and your hips are included but dedicated hip x-rays focus in with better detail on the hips themselves and you typical get more than one projection as well. ...Read more

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What is the best thing for a broken pelvis bone and bad left hip?

What is the best thing for a broken pelvis bone and bad left hip?

Not broken: This may be surgical. Yiu have extra calcium about your joint. It is not a fracture. This is called heterotropic bone deposition. This needs special attention. Ask your physician to send you to a hip specialist. ...Read more

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If large multiple collection of pus/fluid/collections are in pelvis and down to foramin hip socket, how is this treated ?

Radiologist: The radiologist and the physician ordering the imaging study have to confer about the differential diagnosis and whether any further studies are needed. If findings point to a hip infection as the likely primary problem, the orthopedic surgeon and infectious disease specialist will collaborate in the treatment. If it's not likely a hip joint infection then a general surgeon is needed for input. ...Read more

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My grandma said that her hip which is her pelvis hurts a lot. And her right or left leg hurts when she moves one of them. What is it?

Get her checked: She needs to see a doctor who can check her for arthritis with x-rays of her hip joints. She needs to walk and stay active but a medical check up would be best to seek proper advice. ...Read more

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If i have hardware in my pelvis that prevents my hips from spreading is it safe for me to be pregnant?

Chances: are ...(and I do not know what kind of "hardware" you are describing) that you might need a C section but it certainly is "safe" for you to get pregnant.

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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I started having a pain in my right leg . Pain travels to my pelvis and even hip?

Hip pain: Some times hip stress feactures present this as well as a referred pain from abdominal or gynecologic problems. ...Read more

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I've got a cellulitis in my pelvis and hip detected by MRI scan possible aerhritis what is meant to do?

Possible infection a: Possible infection and possible arthritis. Medical evaluation essential asap for the former; rheumatologic evaluation, for the latter. ...Read more

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22, female, joints cracking, especially hips and shoulders, pelvis feels like it will break when I lean forward. Is it normal or not?

22, female, joints cracking, especially hips and shoulders, pelvis feels like it will break when I lean forward. Is it normal or not?

Cracking joints: Joints that crack with movement and have no pain are usually not troublesome. A breaking pelvis with leaning forward should be seen by an md ...Read more