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How can I fix the crippling pain from congenial dislocation of the hip?

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Dr. Brian Chimenti
Sports Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Joint replacement

Before arthritis sets in, osteotomy can be of some benefit.
After arthritis is present, you could try a cortisone injection and pt. Ultimately, the only true cure is joint replacement.

In brief: Joint replacement

Before arthritis sets in, osteotomy can be of some benefit.
After arthritis is present, you could try a cortisone injection and pt. Ultimately, the only true cure is joint replacement.
Dr. Brian Chimenti
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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Surgery

Unfortunately, congenital dislocation can only be fully corrected with surgery.

In brief: Surgery

Unfortunately, congenital dislocation can only be fully corrected with surgery.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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