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  • avascular necrosis - Noob.

    Cadman 0 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions November 8, 2008 06:55 PM

    Hello All,Brand new to these forums. Diagnosed with AVN in right hip about 8 months ago. My doctor/surgeon has put me on Arthrotec 75, Opana ER and fosomax. I'm on crutches 100 % of the time now days. Was wondering if anyone has had THR and maybe any sorta timeline as far as getting back on my feet...

  • Born with a hip condition that was fixed and now in pain all the time

    Terri22 1 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions July 10, 2008 07:54 PM

    Good Evening,My name is terri and I was born with femoral anteversion which was in both hips. Unfortunately I was one of the rare cases that did not correct itself and had to have three operations to correct it with pins and plates I think the operation was called femoral derotation osteotomy. The...

  • HIT by car now have limp

    reese7194 2 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions April 4, 2008 03:43 AM

    six months i was crossing the street (cross walk as well...wow) and i was hit by a car.the driver was going pretty fast and from what my friend said i flew close to twenty feet.i landed completly on my rear. i had an enormous bruise on upper left leg and rear.i have found a neck / spine guy to...

  • What could be causing my hip to be so sore?

    Anonymous 41 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions March 24, 2008 08:45 PM

    I am a 24 year old female and my right hip has been sore for the past 2 1/2 months for no obvious reason. It started off being sore like I had slept on it wrong or fell on it or something. Now, almost 3 months later, it still feels sore. At night, it is very uncomfortable to sleep on that side....

  • five months post pelvic fracture-anyone else experience this?

    Brooks088 0 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions March 4, 2008 02:10 AM

    I had surgery to correct a herniated disc in my neck-they took bone from my hip to put in my neck. The day I came home I was walking in my room and heard a loud POP and had excruciating pain-broken pelvis at graft site. They say this is rare. I still have chronic pain on weight bearing, sitting too...

  • ICU nurse with a labrum tear: UGH!

    CaiPer 3 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions February 8, 2008 02:35 PM

    Hi everyone, I am hoping to get some answers regarding management of a newly diagnosed labrum tear. I have been an ICU nurse for 15 years; I currently work for a large teaching hospital. I've suffered with chronic back pain, and had a non-work related ACL tear and repair 5 years ago, but have never...

  • Labrum Tear & pain

    vagator81 52 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions December 12, 2007 01:55 AM

    I've been diagnosed with a labrum tear of the left hip and have had associated hip and groin pain. I am also having nerve type pain down my leg. Lately this pain has traveled further down the leg. An MRI of my lumbar spine indicated some mild degenerative stuff but no stenosis. I"m wondering if...

  • Cyclical Hip Pain

    Anonymous 6 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions August 17, 2007 01:48 PM

    Hi. I've been suffering with chronic pain in my right hip and other strange symptoms for 4 years and seeing doctors with no answers. The pain is clearly influenced by hormones -- it starts 2 weeks prior to my period with a tugging, tight sensation deep in the hip/groin, and progresses to extreme...

  • Lumbar spinal stenosis

    freddo 4 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions August 15, 2007 11:44 PM

    I have been diagnosed as having stenosis in the lumbar region of my spine. This has been confirmed by scans and a conductive test of the nerves down the legs. An epidural injection has stopped a lot of the pain but I still have a tingling in all of my toes. I can put up with that but what is...

  • hip & simultaineous pain in all joints

    dadbear 2 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions April 29, 2007 09:51 AM

    my wife is 59 years old and is having a great deal of pain in all joints. the joints feel hot.she cannot move around properly,cannot get comfortable in any position when lying down or sitting.She has been an active walker all her life and suddenly cannot get mobile as she used to 6 months ago.She...

  • Hip and lower back pain

    Anonymous 17 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions October 18, 2006 09:51 PM

    I am currently strugling with a burning pain in my hip and it radiates up my side and all the way down my leg into my foot. I have been to the chiropractor, and I have had back adjustments for years, but the hip pain and leg pain never go away. Doctors have sent me to therapy for pinched nerves,...

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  • Hip Pain

    Anonymous 5 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions August 19, 2006 08:18 AM

    HOPE SOMEONE CAN OFFER SOME THOUGHTS... i AM 46, FIT AND SKIP, RUN AND CYCLE A FAIR BIT... iN RECENT WEEKS MY RUNNING HAS CAUSED SOME HIP DISCOMFORT... ILIAC CRESS AREA SKIPPING IS FINE AND THE PAIN HAS TENDED TO PASS IF i DON'T RUN... TROUBLE IS i AM DOING A FUND RAISING SERIES OF RUNS OVER...

  • Numbness from hip to knee, aching

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Hip conditions July 26, 2006 12:34 AM

    Hi,I have a friend (seriously a friend-not me). She had Lung cancer last year, and within 4 months of radiation/chemo she had brain tumors(2) but the lungs were clear within the month. Her Lungs were fine within a month of radiation, and she had the cyber knife for the tumors in her brain. Its...