There may be a role for hyperbaric oxygen therapy in transient osteoporosis of the hip.

@article{Mutluoglu2012ThereMB,
  title={There may be a role for hyperbaric oxygen therapy in transient osteoporosis of the hip.},
  author={Mesut Mutluoglu and Guner Sonmez and Ali Kemal Sivrioğlu and Hakan Ay},
  journal={Acta orthopaedica Belgica},
  year={2012},
  volume={78 5},
  pages={685-7}
}
Transient osteoporosis of the hip (TOH) is a rare clinical condition with usually an unknown aetiology and which typically develops in middle-aged men, or in women in the third trimester of their pregnancy. It is characterized by transient osteopenia and by gradually increasing pain associated with a limitation of the range of motion of the hip. Bone marrow oedema is a typical but nonspecific finding in TOH. A 33-year-old female patient presented with severe hip pain one month after delivery… CONTINUE READING
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