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Pain In Hip

Pain in the hip can result from problems of the hip joint or structures surrounding the hip. The common causes include bursitis, tendinopathy, osteoarthritis, strenuous exercise, muscle pull, muscle strain, muscle sprain, obesity, and injury.

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I have an ovarian cyst. Can it be ovarian cancer?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 29 years old and weigh 180 pounds. I am on Aspirin as a daily regimen. My question is, besides ovarian cancer, what could cause bloating, fatigue, distended abdomen, diarrhea, pain in the left leg, pain in both hips, and bleeding after sex with no pain? The bleeding after sex is j...  Read Full »

Dr. Balakrishnan R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. I do not see anything suggestive of ovarian cancer in the history provided. Let me explain as follows: 1. Your age - At this age group, ovarian cancer is rare- except for a few sex cord type and germ cell tumors of the ovary. But they do ...  Read Full »

Why do I feel pain and twinges in my groin area during certain movements?

Query: Hi doctor,I have had pain in my lower stomach just above my crotch area for about seven weeks now. When I first went to my doctor with the complaint, he said I could have pulled a muscle. I have made an appointment to go back again, which he told me to do and he advised me to bring a urine sample. I...  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Majid Hanif

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I feel really sorry for the pain and twinges you feel on certain positions and movements. It really is bothersome and needs attention and care. Your symptoms typically seem to be due to osteoarthritis of the hip joint and that is a medical condition of the hip joint ...  Read Full »

Why is there lower back pain and left hip pain with spasm after chiropractic manipulation?

Query: Hello doctor, I am currently experiencing severe lower back and left hip pain and spasms. I have a history of a slight disk herniation at L5-S1 with no nerve impingement. I believe this flare-up began two weeks ago when I attended my first chiropractic visit. The pain became so severe, I broke d...  Read Full »

Dr. Atul Prakash

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern and suggest to do the following. Take analgesics, and muscle relaxants. Apply hot packs, and Diclofenac gel locally where you feel any tenderness. Either lie in bed or stand. Sit for short durations only, less than 20 minutes at a stretch an...  Read Full »

Is MRI needed for hip joint pain?

Query: Hi doctor,For one month, I have been facing joint pain in my right leg and hip. I consulted a doctor at my native and he said that bone is worn-out at the joint. Again, when I consulted a doctor in my working place, he said that the cause of my pain is arthritis. The pain is not much. I am a 47-year...  Read Full »

Dr. Sumit Chawla

Answer: Hello,Welcome to you please elaborate on your problem? Which activities make the pain worse? Are you able to sit cross-leg or squat down? Do you have a fever or decreased appetite or any other symptoms? Do you have any pain in other joints as well? If you have an X-ray of the affecte...  Read Full »

Why am I having pain in coccyx area after cycling?

Query: Hello doctor, I have taken up cycling as a form of exercise but now find that I have bad pain in my coccyx area when trying to stand after sitting. As I work in an office and sit for long periods, this is causing me severe discomfort. This has now been going on for three weeks. Week one of cycling,...  Read Full »

Dr. Atul Prakash

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Coccydynia is what you seem to be getting and not uncommon if the bicycle seats are not comfortable. Try adding a gel cover over the top of the seat. You may try sitz bath and a cutout seat for your office chair. Take Co-codamol for pain. For more information consul...  Read Full »

Can total hip replacement surgery be delayed in my case?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 38-year-old male having pain in the hip and severe leg pain from calves to ankle, tingling, pins, and needles in both feet, and stiffness in my thighs. Please find all the reports attached. Also, suggest a medicine for RA.  Read Full »

Dr. Sumit Chawla

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have gone through your history and the files attached here (attachment removed to protect patient identity). X-ray images are of poor quality and cannot be visualized. However, the hip joint can be observed, which is the site of pathology in your case. As per the X...  Read Full »

Is it possible to have a healthy baby if the mother's hip is completely fused?

Query: Hi doctor,I have had severe ankylosing spondylitis for 19 years. I am a 28-year-old male, married, and would like to have a baby now. I am taking Indomethacin 75 mg and Omeprazole twice a day. My left hip is completely fused, but I have no pain. There is pain in the right hip and lower back. Please ...  Read Full »

Dr. Kusumakar Srivastava

Answer: Hi,Welcome to not worry about your condition and your future baby. You are fine and your baby will also be fine, as genetic transmission is rare in this case. Again you should change the painkiller if you are not responding to it. You can start tablet Rofecoxib 50 mg daily for five da...  Read Full »

How far will physiotherapy help lower back and hip pain with disc degeneration?

Query: Hi doctor, I am going to mention all of my issues together since I think they may be related to each other. I have been suffering from the lower back, glute, and hip pain that radiates down my legs sometimes into my heels even, for around five years. This began after a hard fall onto my right buttoc...  Read Full »

Dr. Atul Prakash

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Looking at the discs in the MRI that you sent (attachment removed to protect patient identity) I do not think there is a cause of leg pain there. Degeneration of discs leads to overload and pain in the back with local radiation. Leg pain comes from disc pathology wit...  Read Full »

How to recover from plantar fasciitis and hip pain?

Query: Hello, I am 60 years old. I have had plantar fasciitis for one year and two months. It is getting better, but I wanted a second opinion on my MRI done two months ago. Also, for the past two weeks, I have had hip pain from the groin to the outer part of the hip in a semi-circle. It is painful to get...  Read Full »

Dr. Atul Prakash

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have gone through your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). As far as the plantar fasciitis is concerned, there is evidence on the MRI suggesting some edema on the plantar fascia's attachment to the calcaneum. As you are getting better, not mu...  Read Full »

My mother has pain in her back and hip. Please suggest treatment.

Query: Hello doctor,My mother has pain in her back and hip, and I have attached the images. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Vivek Chail

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Your mother has decreased mineralization in the bones of the lower back and the hip area. There is the reduced height in few bones of the L1 vertebra and is called a collapse of the vertebra. This can be due to nutritional imbalance of vitamin D and calcium, or it ca...  Read Full »

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