A 54-year-old male asked:
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hello, i was playing ball and i felt this pain behind my right thigh(hamstring) area. there is no discoloration. could be a strain or pull, what next?

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Dr. Jason Sample
23 years experience General Surgery
Get examined: Get examined by your doctor or an orthopedic surgeon. You could have a strain or a pull. The only way to tell for sure is to be examined a professional.
Answered on Apr 19, 2015
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