When I walk or run, my right hip hurts a lot. It's a very sharp pain. I can't sleep on my side; I have to either sleep on my back or tummy. What could this be?
There are a number of things that could cause hip pain from a muscle cramp, to a pinched nerve, to arthritis.
Try using our Symptom Checker to narrow down the possibilities. Any sharp pain like you describe really needs to be checked by a doctor.
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