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Femoroacetabular impingement as a cause of hip pain in young adult patients. Diagnosis and treatment methods using arthroscopy

Michał Mielnik, Jacek Hermanson, Wojciech Wawrzynek, Robert Kokot, Szymon Czech, Karol Głogowski, Wojciech Kusak, Karol Szyluk, Karolina Kukawska-Sysio, Bogdan Koczy
Chirurgia Polska 2015;17(1-2):69-74.

open access

Vol 17, No 1-2 (2015)
Review articles
Published online: 2016-06-30

Abstract

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is not well recognized clinical problem and one of the possible cause of hip pain in young adult patients in 3rd and 4th decade of life. This phenomenon was described by Reinhold Ganz et al. in 2003. Since than many interesting oryginal papers about FAI were published by orthopedic surgeons, radiologists and physiotherapists.

In this paper we do reasearch of the avaible literature, we presented information about epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment in particular taking into account hip arthroscopy.

Abstract

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is not well recognized clinical problem and one of the possible cause of hip pain in young adult patients in 3rd and 4th decade of life. This phenomenon was described by Reinhold Ganz et al. in 2003. Since than many interesting oryginal papers about FAI were published by orthopedic surgeons, radiologists and physiotherapists.

In this paper we do reasearch of the avaible literature, we presented information about epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment in particular taking into account hip arthroscopy.

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Keywords

femoroacetabular impingement, hip arthritis, hip osteoarthritis, hip arthroscopy

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Title

Femoroacetabular impingement as a cause of hip pain in young adult patients. Diagnosis and treatment methods using arthroscopy

Journal

Chirurgia Polska (Polish Surgery)

Issue

Vol 17, No 1-2 (2015)

Pages

69-74

Published online

2016-06-30

Bibliographic record

Chirurgia Polska 2015;17(1-2):69-74.

Keywords

femoroacetabular impingement
hip arthritis
hip osteoarthritis
hip arthroscopy

Authors

Michał Mielnik
Jacek Hermanson
Wojciech Wawrzynek
Robert Kokot
Szymon Czech
Karol Głogowski
Wojciech Kusak
Karol Szyluk
Karolina Kukawska-Sysio
Bogdan Koczy

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