Can you force an arthritic hip joint beyond the rom

Patient : Can you force an arthritic hip joint beyond the rom that is limited by the arthritis
Doctor :   Thank you for writing to us. Yes, you can move it beyond the limit but you will probably injure it if you move it bey ond the range of motion. I advise you not to try anything that can cause injury to the arm. Hope this helps you. All the best.

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