When to seek medical advice

Seek medical care immediately if:

  • You're unable to bear weight
  • Your hip made a popping sound
  • Your hip became visibly deformed after a fall
  • Your hip is more painful the day after a fall
  • You're experiencing intense pain or sudden swelling
  • You have osteoporosis and have injured your hip

Hip pain in adults

Find possible causes of hip pain based on specific factors. Check one or more factors on this page that apply to your symptom.

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