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What should I do about a dislocated hip?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
6 doctors agree

In brief: See a physician

A truly dislocated hip is a surgical emergency and requires admission to a hospital.

In brief: See a physician

A truly dislocated hip is a surgical emergency and requires admission to a hospital.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Dislocated hip

This is an orthopedic emergency that requires immediate attention and relocation by an orthopedic surgeon.

In brief: Dislocated hip

This is an orthopedic emergency that requires immediate attention and relocation by an orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. Michael Patney
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Have it evaluated

A dislocated hip in a young person like yourself is bad news.
It needs to be reduced immediately to restore the blood supply to the ball of the hip joint. Then you need close follow up in case that blood supply is damaged so that you can be treated.

In brief: Have it evaluated

A dislocated hip in a young person like yourself is bad news.
It needs to be reduced immediately to restore the blood supply to the ball of the hip joint. Then you need close follow up in case that blood supply is damaged so that you can be treated.
Dr. Michael Patney
Dr. Michael Patney
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