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What would cause hip problems locking/pain at young age? Under 30 hip locks painful and feels like popping out of joint?

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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery
6 doctors agree

In brief: Examination needed

Multiple causes are possible.
You could be complaining of a painful snapping hip (psoas tendon or iliotibial band are common culprits). Internal joint damage is also possible: tears of the labrum or joint cartilage can cause intermittent painful catching. A thorough examination by your pcp or orthopaedic surgeon will likely lead to e answer for your hip.

In brief: Examination needed

Multiple causes are possible.
You could be complaining of a painful snapping hip (psoas tendon or iliotibial band are common culprits). Internal joint damage is also possible: tears of the labrum or joint cartilage can cause intermittent painful catching. A thorough examination by your pcp or orthopaedic surgeon will likely lead to e answer for your hip.
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Hip list

Labral tear avascular necrosis with collapse degenerative arthritis can present in 30's.

In brief: Hip list

Labral tear avascular necrosis with collapse degenerative arthritis can present in 30's.
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