snapping hip syndrome

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snap·ping hip syn·drome

(snap'ing hip sin'drōm)
A phenomenon experienced during hip motions; may indicate iliotibial band syndrome.
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Clinical examination and ultrasound of self-reported snapping hip syndrome in elite ballet dancers.
But things came to a halt for Elysia at age 11 when her hip injury caused chronic pain and she developed snapping hip syndrome.
Sonographic evaluation of snapping hip syndrome. Journal of ultrasound in medicine: official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.
This constellation of conditions includes greater trochanteric bursitis, gluteus medius (GM) tears, and external coxa saltans or snapping hip syndrome. (1) Tears of the abductor mechanism, more specifically gluteus medius tears, have recently gained a considerable amount of interest in the orthopaedic literature.
He was off work for six months with a rare condition called Snapping Hip Syndrome after his iliotibial band ligament became so elasticated that it was virtually useless.
Coverage includes the clinical examination and imaging of the hip, followed by procedure-oriented chapters on chondral lesions, labral pathology, cam- type femoroacetabular impingement, pincer impingement, synovitis, degenerative joint disease, hip instability, internal snapping hip syndrome, external snapping hip syndrome, abductor tears, and computer-assisted surgery for femoroacetabular impingment.
In contrast, deep bursitis can occur from repetitive movements like passes that cause the snapping hip syndrome. Ice, padding, and modified activities will alleviate most superficial cases of bursitis.
They included pulled calf muscles, cracked ribs, a bunion removed from her big toe, snapping hip syndrome, tendonitis, bursitis, and stress-induced hair loss.
Low back pain associated with internal snapping hip syndrome in a competitive cyclist.
"It was clear to me that she was suffering from a kind of 'snapping hip syndrome'.