Doctor insights on:
What Are Some Symptoms Of Arthritis In The Hips
Arthritis is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more
I have painful joints. Especially my left hip, lower back and right ankle. My left hip is really painful all the time. What can be wrong with me?
Vibrating feeling in legs. New onset of painful joints. Hips knees and elbows. Knee will swell at times. No injury. 33 year old active female. Help!
Many things: The most important fact to know is what kind of arthritis you have. Generically using pain medication like tylenol (acetaminophen) or using anti inflammatory medication weight loss can bechelpful as well. Physical therapy to strengthen the muscle around the joint are also important. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It may: Often a change in barometric pressure can affect joints. So when the pressure changes in advance of a storm, many people with osteoarthritis may register that change in pressure long before a storm is visible. For some relief, try eating anti-inflammatory foods (lots of veggies and fruits), cut down on the 'white' (sugar, flour, etc). Then give it some time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Treatment Hip : If you have hip arthritis treatment options depending on the cause of the arthritis may vary. They might include a hip replacement, an osteotomy to reposition the hip, physical therapy, use of a cane, weight loss, or medication. Repeated hip injection may have some unwanted side effects cause isnfection or cause further joint damage. Consult with your orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have lower spinal arthiritis, i also hyper-extend my back naturally. I have these lumps above my hips that swell up and hurt, what are they?
Time for imaging: If you have any lumps that swell or hurt, it has to be imaged first in order to be diagnosed. A simple x-ray may be a good place to start, as any abnormality of bone will show up, and can be correlated with your spinal arthritis history. An MRI would show soft tissue features (muscle, tendon, cysts, etc). So , both together can yield the answers you're looking for.Until then, it's only speculati. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have neck arthritus sometimes when I wake up in the morning and get ready for work left side of hip or right hip hurts what?
See details: This is either a lower back or hip issue and is not related to the neck. If you are concerned, have the hip area evaluated. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What are some of the symptoms of a hip fracture?
- What are some signs of arthritis and is it preventable?
- What are some of the treatments for hip fractures?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What are some symptoms of bipolar?
- What are some symptoms of lupus?
- What are some symptoms of palpitations?
- What are some of the symptoms of hemochromatosis?
- Talk to a rheumatologist online for free