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How is hip arthritus diagnosed? Just had surgery, spinal stenosis. Had a burning feeling in my left leg, still experience a lot of pain. Dr informed me without taking any further test that is is arthritus? Is this pissible?

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Dr. Richard Romano
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In brief: Hip arthritis

Hip arthritis is diagnosed by the history (what the patient describes about his complaints and health), physical examination and imaging (X-ray, MRI or CT scan) and sometimes blood testing.

In brief: Hip arthritis

Hip arthritis is diagnosed by the history (what the patient describes about his complaints and health), physical examination and imaging (X-ray, MRI or CT scan) and sometimes blood testing.
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