Hip dysplasia

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What is hip dysplasia?

Hip dysplasia is the abnormal development of the hip joint, leading to subluxation or dislocation; it can affect one or both hips. Hip dysplasia can range from barely detectable to severe malformation and dislocation.

Common symptoms reported by people with hip dysplasia

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with hip dysplasia

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
anxious mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
depressed mood (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Elavil)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Tenormin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol oil)
Type
Other
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1) depressed mood (1)
1 more

Data from patients with hip dysplasia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with hip dysplasia

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
anxious mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lexapro)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (6 evaluations)
Side effects
dry mouth insomnia
Total evaluations
6
Tried for
depressed mood (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (4 evaluations)
Side effects
brain fog
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (4 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Elavil)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
exhaustion weight gain
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Tenormin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
breakout on skin with what looks like acne but painful to touch
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol oil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1) depressed mood (1)
1 more
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with hip dysplasia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has hip dysplasia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 18
30s 39
40s 48
50s 40
60s 15
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 57
20-29 years 13
30-39 years 13
40-49 years 7
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 14
Female 147

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 108
Not Diagnosed 5

These charts show data from hip dysplasia patients who have completed their condition history
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