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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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.
They included pulled calf muscles, cracked ribs, a bunion removed from her big toe, snapping hip syndrome, tendonitis, bursitis, and stress-induced hair loss.
But for Lucy Davies, this summer will be spent recovering from a second operation to correct a rare condition called Snapping Hip Syndrome or "dancers' hips".
A specialist diagnosed the rare Snapping Hip Syndrome - caused when muscles and tendons stretch and allow the bone to slip out of its socket.
They address imaging, physical examination, anatomy, and treatment of injuries to cartilage, the hamstring, in high-level athletes, femoroacetabular impingement, snapping hip syndrome, pediatric hip disease, sports hernias, low back pain in athletes, and other problems.