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Osteoarthritis, Hip

Osteoarthritis, Hip: Introduction

Osteoarthritis, Hip: A common degenerative hip joint disorder that tends to affect older people. The main symptom is pain. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Osteoarthritis, Hip is available below.

Symptoms of Osteoarthritis, Hip

Treatments for Osteoarthritis, Hip

  • Treatment for osteoarthritis of the hip depends on the severity of the symptoms, and the patients' age, general health and other medical conditions. Treatment is aimed at symptom control and modification of disease progression. Treatments include:
    • Explanation - Education plays an important role in arthritis management
    • Rest - during bouts of active inflammation
    • Exercise - graduated exercise program recommended to maintain good joint function, especially in osteoarthritis
    • Heat - may provide relief in non-inflammatory arthritis such as osteoarthritis
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Osteoarthritis, Hip

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Osteoarthritis, Hip: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Osteoarthritis, Hip: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Osteoarthritis, Hip

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Clinical Trials for Osteoarthritis, Hip

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