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What can I do for my baby who has congenital hip dysplasia - chd (dislocated hip)?

See an orthopedist. This is easily corrected by a pediatric orthopedist id di=one as soon as possible. Read more...
See an orthopedic su. See an orthopedic surgeon. The amount or degree of dysplasia will tell what kind of therapeutic intervention is necessary. Read more...

Will glucosamine and condroitin sulfate improve the residual pain from congenital hip dysplasia in a female adult?

Not likely. There is little clinical evidence to support these supplements. Most research has been with osteoarthritis. These supplements are safe and well tolerated by most. It cannot necessarily hurt to try. The main draw back is cost. I encourage my patients to try them for about a month and if no improvement then don't waste the money. Read more...

Mom says I never crawled - went straight to walking. Possible? Congenital hip dysplasia. Ballsocket doesn't fit. Can Ehlers-Danlos be related? Have OA

You have many comorb. You have many comorbidities and these can all play a role. The Ehlers Danlos syndrome causes increased looseness of the tissues. This gives more play in the tissues including the joints which can conribute to the osteoarthritis you have at age 36. The hip displasia and the pituitary tumor may all be playing a role. These topics your physician needs to intergrate into your evaluation. Read more...