Labral Tears of the Hip

Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Labral Tears of the Hip

This condition is a tearing of the labrum - a thick cuff of fibrous tissue that lines the hip socket. The labrum cushions the joint and provides a smooth surface for the head of the femur to glide within the socket. A torn labrum can interfere with the normal motion of the hip joint.