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What are the treatment options for moderate chondrmalacia of the hip?

Feb 2014
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What are the treatment options for moderate chondrmalacia of the hip?
Posted Sat, 22 Feb 2014 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. Saurabh Gupta 3 hours later
Brief Answer: Treatment options include- Detailed Answer: Hello, Thanks for your query. In chondrmalacia of the hip, softening of articular cartilage of the hip occurs same way as in the patello-femoral joint. Treatment options include- Trial of conservative management, including relative rest, anti-inflammatory medications, and pain medications as necessary, combined with physiotherapy Surgical treatment included debridement of laberal tears and chondral debridement. I do hope that you have found something helpful and I will be glad to answer any further query. Take care
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