Normal Anatomy of the Hip joint
How does the Hip joint work?
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Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
Femoroacetabular Impingement FAI is a condition resulting from abnormal pressure and friction between the ball and socket of the hip joint resulting in pain and progressive hip dysfunction. This when left untreated leads to the development of secondary osteoarthritis of the hip.
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Click on the topics below to find out more from the Orthopedic connection website of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
- Activities After a Hip Replacement
- Additional Resources on the Hip
- Anesthesia for Hip and Knee Surgery
- Burning Thigh Pain (Meralgia Paresthetica)
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Developmental Dislocation (Dysplasia) of the Hip (DDH)
- Falls and Hip Fractures
- Fracture of the Pelvis
- Hip Bursitis
- Hip Dislocation
- Hip Fracture
- Hip Implants
- Hip Strains
- Inflammatory Arthritis of the Hip
- Live It Safe-Prevent Broken Hips
- Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
- Muscle Strains in the Thigh
- Osteoarthritis of the Hip
- Osteonecrosis of the Hip
- Pediatric Thighbone (Femur) Fracture
- Preventing Hip Fractures
- Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
- Snapping Hip
- Thighbone (Femur) Fracture
- Total Hip Replacement
- Total Hip Replacement Exercise Guide
- Transient Osteoporosis of the Hip