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Hip Osteoarthritis Directory

Hip osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease affecting the hip joint. Symptoms include stiffness, pain, swelling, and sound or feeling of bone rubbing bone. When treating OA of the hip, the main goal is to reduce pain and improve mobility. Treatments may include exercise, surgery, medications, assistive devices, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how hip OA is caused, diagnosed, treated, and much more.

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Dealing with OA in your knee or hip? WebMD tells you which exercises to avoid and which to try to relieve pressure on your joints.

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