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What are the most common hip treatments?

Chronic hip pain is most often associated with a degeneration of the hip joint. Treatment for pain can range from specific exercise to correct muscular imbalances or more invasive treatment by a physician. Consultation with a physician is critical to determine appropriate treatment for individual patients and their pain.

The most common hip injury treatments are related to stretching, cortisone injections, physical therapy and rest.

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