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A female asked:

my 12 year old daughter has got groin pain when doing exercises that require her hip stretching back (sprinting, splits) apparent for more than 1month?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen : She would be wise to be seen and have an X-ray of that hip. Hip conditions such as a slipped capital femoral epiphysis are not terribly In common in that age group. The knee should be checked as well.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2016

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