Hip dislocations are relatively rare and severe injuries. They are often associated with femur or
pelvic fractures. A normal hip joint is stable and strong. A hip dislocation can only occur when a strong force is applied to the hip joint. This may occur due to:
Severe falls, especially from heights
Motor vehicle accidents
Sports injuries, especially from football, rugby, skiing, and snowboarding
Factors that can increase your chance of developing this condition include:
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