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A Patient’s Guide to Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) of the Hip

Table of Contents Introduction Anatomy Causes Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment for Femoroacetabular Impingement of the Hip Rehabilitation Introduction Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) occurs in the hip joint. Impingement refers to some portion of the soft tissue around the hip socket getting pinched or compressed. Femoroacetabular tells us the impingement is occurring where the femur (thigh bone) meets …

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Growing Pains

Basics Description This poorly understood syndrome is characterized by a long history of lower extremity pains that usually occur at night and worsen after active days. Pain: Resolves completely each time it occurs Occurs predominantly in the lower extremities Occurs in 1 or both legs with random frequency No objective physical findings are seen. Synonyms: …

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Children's Orthopaedics

Children Orthopaedics

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