Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
197 Doctors are Online

Hip hurts bad. Have popping while trying splits. Tried ice and heat. Solution?

I am a dancer and last weekend I was doing my splits with my left leg in front... I was perfectly fine but the next day I woke up and my hips hurt very bad. I had sharp pains directly below my butt and a popping everytime I tried my splits. I cannot do them anymore. I figured I might just need to rest my hips and muscles so I waited for a week... I tried again after a lot of ice, rest, and heat..... The same problem occured. What do I do?!
Asked On : Sat, 30 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  89
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Lab Tests
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thank you for consulting HCM.You need to have an x-ray pelvis to know the damage.1 week of rest is not sufficient to get the hip too be normalas there is injury to muscle or tendon over there.You need complete rest,iche therapy and along with that you need to take NSAIDs like tylenol or chymoral forte and consult your doctor.Thank you.
Answered: Sun, 14 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor