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what causes the hip flexor to lock up give out

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Nall
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Tight: The hip flexors are almost always too tight. You need to religiously stretch them. Also work on strengthening the gluts which help balance out the f ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rephrase the quest -: Ion as it seems incomplete, difficult to be understood.
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle tears: Torn muscles will tend to bleed and cause what is known as a hematoma.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kourosh Shamlou
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Labrum.: it could be a labrum tear.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Elson
16 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Stretching the hips flexor distracts the joint- it gently pulls the ball away from the socket. Most activities that injure the labrum- including wear ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Hip flexor injury: Pain from injury to the iliopsoas muscle is usually felt in the front part of the hip, depending on the extent of the injury.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Sounds like: A pinched nerve, either ilioinguinal or genitofemoral nerve. Either nerve could be pinched at a hernia or in the retroperitoneum. Show it to a docto ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
Exercise: Stretch and exercise. Take an anti-inflammatory after meals.
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A female asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
See a physician: Without other historical details, or an examination, it is difficult to assess this issue. Please see your physician who can do a detailed investigat ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Not likely: Nerves on those areas shouldn't cause nerve symptoms down below.
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Pain: To area with motion. See orthopedic and will likely need mri. In meantime try rice rest, ice, compression and elevation and otc anti-inflam.
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