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Hip Problems,Age 11 and Younger - Check Your Symptoms

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If your child has any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.

  • Hip injury: Go to the topic Hip Injuries, Age 11 and Younger.
  • Bleeding: Go to the topic Cuts or Puncture Wounds.

Does your child have hip pain or tenderness?

Is your child limping or unable or unwilling to put weight on one leg?

Is your child unable to normally bend, straighten, or move a leg?

Does your child have signs of inflammation or infection in the hip?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

If your child has any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.

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Last Updated: July 30, 2012
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