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Hip Labral Tear

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Hip Labral Tear

  • Pathophysiology
  1. Labrum is fibrocartilaginous tissue surrounding 80% of the superior hip acetabulum
  • Causes
  1. Hip Impingement
  2. Actvities with highest risk of Hip Labral Tear
    1. Squatting
    2. Jumping
    3. Deep Hip Flexion
  • Symptoms
  1. Catching, locking sensation with hip movement
  • Differential Diagnosis
  • Management
  1. Physical Therapy
  2. Analgesics
  3. Intraarticular Joint Injection
  4. Surgery in refractory cases
  • References
  1. Schleihauf (2019) Crit Dec Emerg Med 33(5): 19-28