Top 20 Doctor insights on: Groin abdominal strain
I was lifting in the gym and felt a strain in my abdominal area above my groin than a red puff marble size sore appeared it is going away. What isit?
Abdominal Fascia: Likely a small tear of your abdominal fascia has occurred. The raised area is either a small hematoma (blood filled sac) or partially herniated abdominal muscle that is pushing up and out through the small tear in the outer layer of the muscle fascia. Think of the fascia as a robust 'hot dog' casing that envelopes the muscle belly. Small tears should heal with rest and decreased exertion. ...Read more
Groin strain happened xmas day. Felt it "pop" and it burns from the inner leg up all the way up into lower abdomen just below belly button.?
You sprained: A rectus tendon, it will get better in tine ...Read more
Pain in right leg abdomen and right testicle. Doc said prob groin strain as felt around testicles but I seem to have less semen during ejaculation? Y?
For about 7 months, I have had an aching feeling in my testicles, lower back and groin/lower abdomen that comes and goes. Surgeon said it was not a hernia and suggested a strain. It's not painful.
Maybe kidney stone: Your description is classic for a kidney stone that is small or has not yet passed. The testicle will begin to ache and this can go on for some time. Also, you can have lower back and abdomen and groin pain, sometimes along the inner thigh. You should have your urine tested for microscopic blood which would support this diagnosis. Otherwise, there are lots of options-epididymitis, std, cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Poly cystic kidneys: Not usually but certainly can.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: Low back injury can cause other muscles to overwork. And cause you to have an abnormal gait pattern. Abnormal use of your hip flexors to stabilize your pelvis and the lateral hip stabilizers (it band) can cause the groin pain. Back injuries can cause a lot of discomfort and result in abdominal pain, constipation and even emesis. ...Read more
Yes: Generally lower back injury causes pain in back going down one or both of leg. But it is possible to injure the abdominal muscles especially if you have twistin force whil bending forward. So the answer is yes. Another reason could be increased abdominal pressur could lead to hernia as well. Hope this helps. ...Read more
It may either: Directly or indirectly. A high disc injury such as l1-2 or l2-3 will refer pain to the lower abdomen/ groin region directly and an injury sustained to the back may also be an injury mechanism to the abdominal region creating pain in both areas. See your doctor to get evaluated. ...Read more
Back pain to groin: Yes. Injury to the back and lower discs may cause pain radiating to the groin/genital region. This is not usually pinched nerve pain, which sends symptoms down the leg and past the knee. So this is called discogenic pain. Rarely, disc problems in the upper lumbar or lower thoracic spine may cause pinched nerve pain to the groin or lower abdomen with associated numbness. Exam is helpful to id. ...Read more
Can a herina in rt side groin cause pain in lower rt abdomen? Twinges of pain and constant dull ache?
Sharp pain in lower abdomen and groin area that comes and goes for almost 5 years now. Possible causes?
Why you have not found the answer in such a long time? If you don't have health insurance, an urgent care visit or doctor visit can't be more than $200.00 for an opportunity to speak to all your symptoms and get an exam with a reasonable differential diagnosis. Why wait so long?
Here is one possibility: osteitis pubis. ...Read more
What can cause a chronic low level ache in my lower abdominal, upper groin area, toward my right side.?
The Following:: Ovarian cyst, an inguinal hernia, chronic appendicitis, a muscular strain or ligament injury, referred pain from other nearby pathology, a urinary bladder infection, a right sided kidney infection, a tumor, colitis, inflammation of the bowels, and many others. A good history and physical by your doctor would be of great benefit. ...Read more