Related Conditions and Treatments
Articular Cartilage Injury
Articular cartilage injuries can occur as a result of either traumatic mechanical destruction or progressive mechanical degeneration (wear and tear).
Femoral anteversion is an inward twisting of the thigh bone (femur).
Hip dysplasia occurs when the hip joint has not developed properly and the socket (acetabulum) is too shallow.
A hip fracture is a partial or complete break in any of the three bones of the pelvis that make up the hip.
Hip impingement is a common cause of hip pain caused by abnormal bone development in the hip joint.
Hip Labral Tear
A hip labral tear is a tear in the rubbery tissue that normally cushions and supports the edge of the hip joint.
Hip pain in teens and young adults is often a sign of an underlying problem.
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Iliotibial band syndrome is a common cause of knee and hip pain.
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease (aka Perthes disease) happens when the ball-shaped head of the thighbone temporarily loses its blood supply.
Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO)
PAO is a surgical procedure for hip dysplasia that preserves the hip joint.
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is one of the most common developmental conditions of the hip joint.
Walking (Gait) Abnormalities
A gait abnormality is an unusual walking pattern.