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What does it mean when your hips start to hurt when your 37 weeks pregnant?

What does it mean when your hips start to hurt when your 37 weeks pregnant?

Very common: I don't think there is an answer to what hip pain late in pregnancy means other than to say it is very common. Your body goes through major changes to be able to accommodate a fetus and it is often very uncomfortable ...Read more

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When I sit for a long time my hip hurt what do that mean?

When I sit for a long time my hip hurt what do that mean?

May have: You may have arthritis of some type. If it continues to bother you, see your doctor. ...Read more

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My right hip hurts a lot after strength training. The more I sit in between workouts, the worse the pain gets. What does this mean?

My right hip hurts a lot after strength training. The more I sit in between workouts, the worse the pain gets. What does this mean?

Not usual: First c an orthopod and b sure u do not have intrinsic hip problem, if not after xam? X- rays ask 4 alternative exercises u may substitute. Does sound like a person with an arthritic condition, especially if u have morning pain when awake with some same type of pain which clears with movement. ...Read more

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My sciatica is starting to bother me more my hip hurts and discomfort trouble getting comfortable at night hurts to sit or stand what does this mean?

My sciatica is starting to bother me more my hip hurts and discomfort trouble getting comfortable at night hurts to sit or stand what does this mean?

Spine Injury: This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read more

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Hip joint only hurts when I do my right splits. What does that mean?

Hip joint only hurts when I do my right splits. What does that mean?

See your doctor: These types of symptoms need to be augmented with a physical examinations and perhaps a chest x-ray. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more

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Hip hurts also numb hurt to touch feels like pins and needles and my toes get really cold right side could it mean sciatica nerve cud be gettin worse?

Hip hurts also numb hurt to touch feels like pins and needles and my toes get really cold right side could it mean sciatica nerve cud be gettin worse?

Very possibly: The pattern of pain and sensations you describe are common with a pinched nerve in the lumbar spine, what many laypeople refer to as "sciatica". ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have pain in ur ankle and it goes up to ur hip and no swelling and or bruising and had it for 2 days and very unbearable hurts to walk and lay down or sit

What does it mean when u have pain in ur ankle and it goes up to ur hip and no swelling and or bruising and had it for 2 days and very unbearable hurts to walk and lay down or sit

From: From what you are describing, you might have something called sciatica. Sciatica is a condition in which your sciatic nerve on either one or both sides of your buttocks is inpinged. The sciatic nerve does travel all the way down to your ankles and feet. It is very common for patients who are experiencing sciatica to have pain radiating down from their buittocks to their thighs to the ankles and the feet. Usually, if you have such symptoms, the best thing to do is to visit a pain management specialist or physical therapist who can provide therapy to your back in order to improve the pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean when I have head aches dizziness hungry hips hurt swelling in my feet and feel like I have to puke?

What does it mean when I have head aches dizziness hungry hips hurt swelling in my feet and feel like I have to puke?

Are you pregnant?: Make sure you are well hydrated. I would visit the doctor if the symptoms persist for proper history and physical exam. ...Read more

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Is periostitus curable? Does it mean cancer? I have it in gluteal tuberosity as far as my xray goes. I see the doc next week. My hip to knee hurt bad

Is periostitus curable? Does it mean cancer? I have it in gluteal tuberosity as far as my xray goes. I see the doc next week. My hip to knee hurt bad

Not cancer: I'll leave to your physician to explain periostitis of the tuberosity, but it's more of a nuisance than a grave threat to your health. ...Read more

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What do it mean when the top of my pelvis hurt?

What do it mean when the top of my pelvis hurt?

It could mean muscle: Strain, arthritis, bruising, kidney problems, bad posture, pain due to pressure from excess weight etc. Go see your dr to make an accurate assessment of your conditions. ...Read more

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I have no sex in awhile, but my pelvis hurts bad, what does this mean?

I have no sex in awhile, but my pelvis hurts bad, what does this mean?

Get checked for: Vaginal infection, pelvic/fallopian tube inflammation or infection, ovarian cyst, bladder infection etc hope u feel better soon! ...Read more

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What does it mean when your pelvis begins to hurt during pregnancy?

What does it mean when your pelvis begins to hurt during pregnancy?

Many reasons: It depends on how far along you are in your pregnancy. Pelvic pain could be due to a variety of different reasons (infection, preterm contractions, round ligament pain, etc.). Any significant type of pain during pregnancy should warrant an assessment by your physician. ...Read more

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After sex, my pelvis area feels like its burning sometimes it hurts to pee sometimes faint blood is there. What does this mean?

After sex, my pelvis area feels like its burning sometimes it hurts to pee sometimes faint blood is there. What does this mean?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

What exactly does it mean when your hips bruise?

Hip bruise: Sounds like a contusion or ecchymosis. Usually comes from an injury or broken blood vessels. ...Read more

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Hips hurt when I sit?

Hips hurt when I sit?

Not the hip joint: Usually it does not hurt to sit with hip arthritis. It may hurt to get up. Depending where it hurts it could be trochanteric bursitis if it hurts on the side of the pelvis; ischial bursitis or piriformis syndrome if it hurts on the bottom, coccyxgodynia if he pain is coming from the tailbone - called the coccyx.
Sometimes for comfort you can cushion you gluteal region with a pillow. ...Read more

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What does shotting pains in the hip mean?

Hip pain: Shooting pain typically refers to a sharp referred pain that is nerve-related, usually from a pinched nerve from the back, buttocks, or thigh. ...Read more

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I am 21 my hips hurts what can cause that?

I am 21 my hips hurts what can cause that?

See ans: Many possibilities. You need a complete exam and history. For example how was the birth history. Ask your mother if there were any complications in birth like hip dysphasia? The any trauma? Are heavy or normal weight? Did you play sports? Any illnesses? A complete history must be taken first and then an exam to give you a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What would cause my hips to hurt whilst lying on my side?

What would cause my hips to hurt whilst lying on my side?

Tendinitis/Bursitis: There are many reasons to get pain in hip while lying on you side but most common that I see id tendinitis/bursitis of hip, infection, back roblems can also cause the same plus many other reason as well. ...Read more

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Both of my hips hurt so bad, it happens on occasions why?

Do you have any: Medical problems? Are you overweight? if not any of these, they just could be growing pains. Participating in sports such as swimming could help alleviate it a bit. ...Read more

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My hips hurt so much from sitting long hours. What can I do?

My hips hurt so much from sitting long hours. What can I do?

Several things: First get up and walk around 5minutes every half hour. Set and alarm to remind you. Next detoxify to reduce inflammation; drink 8 glasses of filtered water daily; avoid sodas, sugars, alcohol, coffee; take supplements such as cats claw and large quantities of anti-oxidants; rebounding. If not contraindicated Ibuprofen 3x/ day for 1-2 weeks www. Medac4u.Com. ...Read more

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V has had what seems like a cold and now his hips hurt. Why?

Synovitis: The symptoms you describe suggest a condition called transient synovitis. You should see your doctor to make sure. This is condition which causes hip pain and difficulty walking. A viral infection may be the cause. Symptoms last 3- 4 days. Blood tests and X-rays are usually done. Treatment is rest and anti- inflammatory medications. Pain that lasts more than that requires further evaluation ...Read more

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Ok I usually get frequently pinch pains by my hip what it means.?

Ok I usually get frequently pinch pains by my hip what it means.?

Several causes.: Pain in the hip area can be caused by: muscle cramps, ovarian cysts, inguinal hernia, tendonitis, and nerve entrapment. You could have easily pulled a muscle. If this has been recurrent on chronic basis, I recommend getting either an x-ray or an ultrasound. Sometimes you may need to get both. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my hip to pop and fot my hip to hurt when I take a step?

No: I would suggest seeing an orthopedist who can evaluate your hip. It should not hurt to take a step or to pop consistently. ...Read more

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Can the front of your hips hurt if you have been sitting down for a while?

Maybe: More common to have pain the the posterior area. In the anterior area the cause may be a too tight belt, too tight underwear or your posture in sitting. ...Read more

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When I sit a long time my hip start to hurt when I get up why is this happening?

Arthritis: You likely are beginning to have some arthritis in the hips. So when you sit for too long, the joint capsule, ligaments etc are stiff from mild inflammation and hurt to stretch when no movement for awhile. This may be diet related. Learn from: drmcdougall. Com, 'star mcdougallers' section. 'foods that fight pain', or 'eat to live' books that teach how to stop the causes. 10 cups h2o/day, no pop. ...Read more

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Why do my hips hurt after I try to do the splits? Could I have pulled something?

Why do my hips hurt after I try to do the splits? Could I have pulled something?

Hip flexibility: Doing the splits requires excellent flexibility of the muscles and tendons around your hip. Pain after trying to do the splits may simply indicate that you need to stretch more thoroughly. If you experienced a sudden onset of pain after trying to do the splits, you may have in fact pulled a muscle. ...Read more

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My wife is expecting our first baby in Nov, her hip getting more and more hurt recently. So how to reduce that hurt?

My wife is expecting our first baby in Nov, her hip getting more and more hurt recently. So how to reduce that hurt?

Being sensitive: Being well past her first trimester, Tylenol (acetaminophen) won't hurt. And not over-doing it too. That's where you come in: be sensitive to her condition and needs and help out when the pain gets a bit too much. A little massge wouldn't hurt either. And a hot bath and gentle stretching. Her ligaments are a bit looser than usual and she's prone to more aches and pains. ...Read more