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Meralgia paresthetica - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meralgia-paresthetica/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355639

Jan 15th, 2020 - Diagnosis In most cases, your doctor can make a diagnosis of meralgia paresthetica based on your medical history and a physical exam. He or she might test the sensation of the affected thigh, ask you to describe the pain, and ask you to trace the numb or painful area on your thigh. Additional examination including strength testing and reflex testing might be done to help exclude other causes fo...

Meralgia paresthetica - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meralgia-paresthetica/symptoms-causes/syc-20355635

Jan 15th, 2020 - Overview Meralgia paresthetica Meralgia paresthetica Meralgia paresthetica is a condition characterized by tingling, numbness and burning pain in the outer part of your thigh. The condition is caused by compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, which supplies sensation to your upper leg. Meralgia paresthetica is a condition characterized by tingling, numbness and burning pain in your ...

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/legg-calve-perthes-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20374355

Jun 7th, 2018 - Legg-Calve-Perthes disease care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic offers all diagnostic tests and treatment options, including conservative and surgical treatment, for people with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, orthopedic surgeons work with radiologists, physical therapists and other specialists to evaluate and treat people with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. This ...

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/legg-calve-perthes-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20374343

Jun 7th, 2018 - Overview Hip and joint components Hip and joint components The hip joint is a ball-and-socket joint. The ball (femoral head) is at the top of the thighbone (femur) and the socket (acetabulum) is part of the hip bone. Legg-Calve-Perthes (LEG-kahl-VAY-PER-tuz) disease is a childhood condition that occurs when blood supply to the ball part (femoral head) of the hip joint is temporarily interrupted...

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/legg-calve-perthes-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374348

Jun 7th, 2018 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor may move your child's legs into various positions to check range of motion and see if any of the positions cause pain. Imaging tests These types of tests are vital to the diagnosis of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease and may include: X-rays. Initial X-rays may look normal because it can take one to two months after symptoms begin for the changes associa...

Hip fracture - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20373468

May 10th, 2018 - Overview A hip fracture is a serious injury, with complications that can be life-threatening. The risk of hip fracture rises with age. Older people are at a higher risk of hip fracture because bones tend to weaken with age (osteoporosis). Multiple medications, poor vision and balance problems also make older people more likely to trip and fall — one of the most common causes of hip fracture. A ...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meralgia-paresthetica/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355639?p=1

sis In most cases, your doctor can make a diagnosis of meralgia paresthetica based on your medical history and a physical exam. He or she might test the sensation of the affected thigh, ask you to describe the pain, and ask you to trace the numb or painful area on your thigh. Additional examination including strength testing and reflex testing might be done to help exclude other causes for the ...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/legg-calve-perthes-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20374355?p=1

alve-Perthes disease care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic offers all diagnostic tests and treatment options, including conservative and surgical treatment, for people with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, orthopedic surgeons work with radiologists, physical therapists and other specialists to evaluate and treat people with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. This means ...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/legg-calve-perthes-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374348?p=1

sis During the physical exam, your doctor may move your child's legs into various positions to check range of motion and see if any of the positions cause pain. Imaging tests These types of tests are vital to the diagnosis of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease and may include: X-rays. Initial X-rays may look normal because it can take one to two months after symptoms begin for the changes associated wi...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20373468?p=1

ew A hip fracture is a serious injury, with complications that can be life-threatening. The risk of hip fracture rises with age. Older people are at a higher risk of hip fracture because bones tend to weaken with age (osteoporosis). Multiple medications, poor vision and balance problems also make older people more likely to trip and fall — one of the most common causes of hip fracture. A hip fr...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meralgia-paresthetica/symptoms-causes/syc-20355635?p=1

ew Meralgia paresthetica is a condition characterized by tingling, numbness and burning pain in your outer thigh. The cause of meralgia paresthetica is compression of the nerve that supplies sensation to the skin surface of your thigh. Tight clothing, obesity or weight gain, and pregnancy are common causes of meralgia paresthetica. However, meralgia paresthetica can also be due to local trauma ...

Osteoporos
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17302-osteoporosis-early-diagnosis

The first step toward preserving your independence Osteoporosis can rob you of your independence Osteoporosis and associated fractures can rob you of your mobility and your independence. Osteoporosis is a disease that reduces the strength of your bones, causing them to become brittle and prone to fractures. Approximately 54% of women over the age of 50 have osteoporosis and are at risk of an os...

Hip Problems
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/hip-problems

Detailed information on the most common types of hip problems, including arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, traumatic arthritis, avascular necrosis, bursitis, trochanteric bursa, ischial bursa, and hip pointer

Perthes Disease (Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease)
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/perthes-disease-leggcalveperthes-disease

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, also known as Perthes disease, is a disorder of the hip in young children that usually occurs between the ages of 4 and 10.

Meralgia Paresthetica
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/meralgia-paresthetica

Meralgia paresthetica is caused by the compression of one of the large sensory nerves in the leg — the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve.

Pelvis Problems
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/pelvis-problems

Detailed information on the most common pelvis problems, including pelvic fractures and osteitis pubis.