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Hip and knee pain question. Do all hip problems send pain down the leg towards the knee?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Most likely

Yes pain in the hip joint and the surrounding area send pain toward the knee area.
Thank you.

In brief: Most likely

Yes pain in the hip joint and the surrounding area send pain toward the knee area.
Thank you.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. James Eitner
Not ALL, but it can.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Hip pain can start in the groin and can travel down the front of the thigh portion of the leg to the knee.
I have seen patients that have had arthroscopies on their knees only to find out that the problem was in the hip.

In brief: Yes

Hip pain can start in the groin and can travel down the front of the thigh portion of the leg to the knee.
I have seen patients that have had arthroscopies on their knees only to find out that the problem was in the hip.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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