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Non-displaced labral tear with chondrolabral separation after a fall. History of osteoarthritis and degenerative disc disease. What is the reason for the pain in the hip?

I was just injured in a slip and fall injury in my shower. I went in for an MRI and I didn t have any broken bones or fractures . However, I did have a nondisplaced labral tear with chondrolabral separation which may extend into the superior labrum. I also have osteoarthritis and degenarative disc disease. However, I m have a lot of pain in my left hip now more often than usual. I would like to know if the labral tear was caused by the slip and fall or my arthritis.
Asked On : Tue, 26 Feb 2013
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Below mentioned are most likely causes for labrum tear.
1) Falling on an outstretched arm
2) A direct blow to the shoulder
3) A sudden pull, such as when trying to lift a heavy object
4) A violent overhead reach, such as when trying to stop a fall or slide.

So the labral tear you had is because of the slip and fall rather then arthritis.

Answered: Sun, 8 Sep 2013
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