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How is snapping hip syndrome treated?

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Unless snapping hip syndrome is painful or causes difficulty in sports or other activities, many people don't see a doctor or have it treated.

From: Snapping Hip Syndrome WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Idjadi, J. , January 2004; vol 32: pp 25-31. The Physician and Sportsmedicine

University Sports Medicine (University at Buffalo, The State University of New York): "What is Snapping Hip Syndrome?"

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Snapping Hip."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons The Sports Medicine Patient Advisor: "Snapping Hip Syndrome."

Reviewed by David Zelman on April 21, 2017

SOURCES:

Idjadi, J. , January 2004; vol 32: pp 25-31. The Physician and Sportsmedicine

University Sports Medicine (University at Buffalo, The State University of New York): "What is Snapping Hip Syndrome?"

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Snapping Hip."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons The Sports Medicine Patient Advisor: "Snapping Hip Syndrome."

Reviewed by David Zelman on April 21, 2017

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