A female asked:
I am having severe groin pain on my right leg that goes down to my knee. i can't get my leg up to get my socks on or in my car etc. it's extremely p?
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Dr. Bradley Butkovichanswered
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
I would be concerned: About a deep hip issue such as a landslide tear or femoral head issue such as arthritis or AVN. I would see and ortho doc and get a hip X-ray to rule out the bad stuff. If it is normal may need to look at tendons and nerve issues
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