Tag: hip joints


Tyler- Hero of the Month

April 28th, 2015

“This award will brighten his day” When 13-year-old Tyler developed pain in his hip worsening over the course of five weeks, his family knew something was wrong. Tyler was diagnosed with a slipped capital femoral epiphysis of the left hip joint, meaning his left hip joint separated causing extreme pain. Tyler was admitted to Mercy […]

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Jared- Hero of the Month

April 28th, 2015

“Jared must take extreme hip precautions” Last summer, Jared developed pain in his hip. After several months of pain and doctor appointments, an orthopedic surgeon discovered that Jared’s hip joint had slipped out of place as the result of a growth spurt. Jared was soon admitted for a very painful surgery; doctors had to pin […]

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