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Cycling – Fractured hip

This is a case study of a 50-year-old male who was knocked off his bike and fractured his acetabulum (the socket part of the hip). He was training for a triathlon when a car clipped his rear wheel and sent him up in the air.…

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Hip Pain

History Two months ago this patient slipped whilst at work on a plastic bag. He landed on his left side and twisted his hip at the same time. This was very painful and a lot of bruising came out over the next few days. He…

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Hip Pain – lateral tendon

Pain on the side of the hip (lateral hip pain) Gluteus medius/minimus tendinopathy A 47-year-old woman presented with right side hip pain (on the outside of the hip). She got the pain with running, walking up hills, lying on the side of pain and crossing…

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