Hip impingement treatment India Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam. A twenty seven year old male came to my OPD with the complaint of pain in his groin of one day duration. He recollected having a similar pain six months ago. His hip movements were restricted.
An x-ray of his hip showed additional bone formation just below the ball shaped head of the femur or thigh bone.
This condition is known as #HIpimpingement #Femoroacetabular#impingement. It is prevalent in 5 % in India. It may be one of the causes of hip pain.
It is the beginning stage of hip arthritis #arthritis #damage #hip. There would be cartilage damage on the socket side also. It can be treated by shaving off the extra bone and #orthobiologic treatment to the area of cartilage damage. This may prevent #HipReplacement Visitwww.hipsurgery.in