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Until my recent hip replacement I was a fit, upbeat 55 year old, but now have feelings of helplessness and sadness. Anyone experiencing similar?
Hi, I'm a 48 year old guy and I'm getting my right hip replaced next Tue 5th March. To say I'm worried is an understatement! It's not so much the op it's the waking ....
Really scared! Had RA since 2 years old - now 49. Mobility extremely limited & painful. Worried about op, pain when coming round, recovery. Being able to get off ....
I'm 44 years old and had a hip replacement 10 days ago, I'm having real difficulty sleeping on my back . My recovery has been good , my wound is healing well ,I'm ....
I had a ceramic total hip replacement 6weeks ago and I'm in agony. I'm 40 yeats old and had avascular necrosis of the rigjt hip.I had a titanium disc replacement ....
I have been diagnosed with advanced arthritis of my right hip and also displaysur (sorry about spelling) I also have arthritis of L4 and 5 of my spine with stenosis ....
I am 46 year old female, I had a full (ceramic) hip replacement 2 1/2 weeks ago. I am finding the pain relief doesn't quite work enough to keep me comfortable. ....
Hi i posted a few weeks back and got some good advice.. Hope someone can give me some help again. I had a ceramic total hip replacement six weeks ago and also suffered ....
I am 28 years old and I am having full hip replacement within 3 month, after having 20 years of pain. I am terrified, worried and I feel sick, is anyone here had ....
I had my thp 18 days ago and i know its still early stages yet but has anybody else experienced pins and needleand numbness in their op leg i cant sleep for it its ....
Hi everyone, I am a 20 year old student who is finishing up a finance degree and is scheduled for two total hip replacements during summer break. I have had difficulty ....
Does anyone have any problems with this.
I have one leg longer than the other which I believe causes me problems when walking and could be the answer to a lot ....
I had a total right ceramic hip replacement on the 4th July. I have been told to walk, walk, walk which I have been doing. The hip still feels like a lead weight ....
Hi everyone, just wanted to give you some information as my husband travelled abroad for his hip replacement.
We went to a place in the Czech Republic.
The service ....
My wife had a hip replacement two months ago, and finds our vauxhall Astra seats difficult, even with two cushions on them to raise their height. Ideally we'd have ....
I had a total hip re placement last year and found the spinal block procedure very traumatic prior to the general anaesthetic. I am very frightened ....
I'm Sue and I had both hips replaced in Feb and Sept 2011. Prior to this I had many years of pain and a great deal of difficulty with medical fields trying ....
Am booked to have a right THR on Wednesday but am terrified. I feel sick when I think about getting to the hospital and walking down to the theatre. Think I will ....
So I am soon to be 17 and have had CDH, also know as Congenital Dysplasia of the Hip for all of my life.
I have had many surgeries through my life ....
Had THR 6 weeks ago and 3 weeks ago developed rash and itch around wound site. saw gp got cream but skin now rough and dry and still itchy. r
Can anyone advise me if this is something I should worry about?
I know alot of us went into hip replacement expecting to come out with alot less pain, and have been rocked back on our heels at our experiences. I know that the ....
Cannot seem to find anyone to communicate with regarding someone with a fused hip, we seem to be a rare "species"
had my right hip replaced on 24th October after about 6 or 7 years of worsening pain, was a little poorly from the anaesthetic for a couple of days, and they kept ....
:D My hip replacement followed a long history. Sufferred osteomyelitis at 14 months in 1944 in occupied Holland, with lack of medication due to war, received radiation ....
I had a total hip replacement on the 10th of June and was home by the 13th. I kept up with the exercises. Everyday there was improvement. It's now been 9 weeks ....
I know this sounds a strange questions and i hope i can explain why i am asking. I consider myself a fit and active 41year old however in Oct 2013, i had my ....
Hi, I had a total right hip replacement (trhr) October 2011, the pain is worse than before and I'm on 59 pills a day. Is this normal ?
I'm sick of the pain every day there is never a good day.
Since my trhr in 2011 I have been for a second opinion and had all the scans and checks, which have all ....
I'm interested in talking to anyone who had an "Exactech" metal on metal replacement that had to have a revisit. What were your symptoms regarding the failure?
I am 48 in a few weeks. 2 years ago I was hit by a car running. Segmented tibial fracture and fibula fracture. It was fixed with a titanium rod and screws. 1 fracture ....
I am 2 weeks post op RHR (Right hip Replacement) and my leg has not
started to go back to normal. Ever since my Surgery my leg kinda came in. My Doc said just ....
Due to avn i had to have a bi-lateral hip replacement in 2006 at the age of 36...in 2011 i had to have revision surgery on one of them as it failed,the pain ....
My cartridge is worn with bone spurs also,my Gp is useless , so use natural therapy between injections I get under ex ray , so this week it's been hell my osteopath ....
I am working for the BBC and we are making a new series examining various aspects of the the NHS and in particular, are looking at the issue of waiting times for ....
My son is 15 years old and needs a hip replacement due to avascular necrosis that was caused when pins were inserted into his hip a year ago because he had developed ....
Hi, I’m a 31 male and having a cementless total hip replacement with a ceramic ball against a polyethylene socket in October 2012, less than 3 months away.
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