Disease Information for Hip contracture

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Hip Inner Thigh Pain
Leg/lower extremity pains
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Backache
Chronic Back Pain
Hip Pain
Hip Pain In a Child
Hip/gait signs
Hip/Limited motion sign
Limp
Limping gait/orthopedic/antalgic
Limping in Adolescent
Low Back Pain
Pelvic girdle pain
Spine pain/vertebral skeletal pain
Walking difficulties
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Muscular dystrophy, limb girdle type
Tendonopathy
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Extremities/Digits/Hand feet disorder (category)
CLASS/Lower extremity involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Hip involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Skeletal (category)
Process
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
SX/Orthopedic procedure/surgery
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Surgery
Other Treatments
TX/Exercises/physical therapy
Definition

Permanent fixation of the hip in primary positions, with limited passive or active motion at the hip joint. Locomotion is difficult and pain is sometimes present when the hip is in motion. It may be caused by trauma, infection, or poliomyelitis. (From Current Medical Information & Technology, 5th ed)

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