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My sister says she has hip pain. Are family members more likely to get the same thing?

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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Not necessarily

There are many causes of "hip" pain.
What many people refer to as hip pain is not true hip joint pain. Heredity can play a role in the tendency to develop arthritis in the hip but it is not 100%.

In brief: Not necessarily

There are many causes of "hip" pain.
What many people refer to as hip pain is not true hip joint pain. Heredity can play a role in the tendency to develop arthritis in the hip but it is not 100%.
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