Intra-Articular Hip Procedures

  • Alberto BazzocchiEmail author
  • Giancarlo Facchini
  • Maria Pilar Aparisi Gómez


The approach for intra-articular injection/aspiration procedures in the coxofemoral joint is reviewed. Indications are briefly listed. Anatomy, techniques and materials, drugs and appropriate aftercare management as well as potential procedure-related symptoms and consequent treatment are included.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alberto Bazzocchi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Giancarlo Facchini
    • 1
  • Maria Pilar Aparisi Gómez
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologyThe “Rizzoli” Orthopaedic InstituteBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyAuckland City HospitalAucklandNew Zealand
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyHospital Nueve de OctubreValenciaSpain

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