Can you chip your hip bone?

Answer Your hip bone is actually made up of two bones---the leg femur and the pelvis---connected by muscle tissue into what is termed a "ball and socket" joint. Hip bones, particularly osteoporotic and br... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Can you chip your hip bone

Could a small hard lump right below your ear next to your jaw bone that doesn't hurt be related to your wisdom tooth coming in?

AnswerIt could be related to your wisdom tooth coming in, but you also have lymph nodes in that area, too. If the lump has been there for several weeks and doesn't seem like a pimple or other minor... Read More »

Can babies be born with bone fractures or bone diseases causing them?

Is it possible to break a bone and not even KNOW you have a broken bone?

yes i work in an ER and we actually had a pt that came in today said she had fallen on concrete about 2 weeks ago ....her friend was actually brought up here in an ambulance and she just figured th... Read More »

What is the scientific name for the bone that's connected to the knee bone?

The knee bone, also known as the patella, is directly connected to the tibia, or shin bone. The connection is made by the patellar ligament, which runs from the bottom of the patella to the tibial ... Read More »