Arthrosis of the hip joint is a degenerative a condition that happens after the body has been through a lot of wear and tear. Bone tissue growth leads to bone protrusion.
A common condition among senior citizens, here are some warning signs that you may be at risk for arthrosis of hip joint:
With the protruding bone tissue, your joint is bound to keep bumping against it. In this case, feel around your hip joints for any signs, and you’ll be able to notice what the pain feels like. If it feels like something is rubbing up against the joint, then that may be a sign of hip arthrosis.
With the protrusion coming in the way of your joint, joint movement of will become more challenging. As a result, the joint will be stiff and movement will become painful.
While going on walks or exercising, you may find yourself unable to do things you could do before. You’ll feel a notable change in your activity and performance.
Another sign of hip joint arthrosis is that you will start to feel your joint rub against the protrusion. In the early stages, you might not be able to feel it when you are sitting still. However, when you move your joint around or get up to do normal activities, you will start to notice the bones rubbing together.
Constant pressure on the joint can lead to pain and discomfort, which will eventually lead to redness and swelling around the affected joint.
In addition to the above mentioned conditions, here are some warning signs that you have arthrosis of the hip joint.
Our orthopedists in Sao Paulo specialize in a wide range of services. Our services include treating arthrosis, performing hip bone fracture surgeries, and curing hip and femur fractures.