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Hip pain as a consequence of progressive degeneration and arthritis will lead to hip replacement or orthoscopy ??

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Dr. Steven Simon
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Hip pain treatments

Hip degeneration is common, and doesn't lead to replacement unless the joint is badly damaged.
Weight control, balanced walking, and hip muscle strengthening, will preserve the joint.

In brief: Hip pain treatments

Hip degeneration is common, and doesn't lead to replacement unless the joint is badly damaged.
Weight control, balanced walking, and hip muscle strengthening, will preserve the joint.
Dr. Steven Simon
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