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Groin And Thigh Pain After Running
Be seen: There are many potential causes, from musculoskeletal, to neurological, to vascular. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can often determine the cause. Thank yoy ...Read more
Before answering this question, it would be better to define what exactly is meant by the term "upper leg". Orthopaedic surgeons (and others) typically use the term "thigh" to mean the area between the hip and the knee. They use the term "leg" to mean the area between the knee and the ankle. Thus, it is important to specify whether we are discussing pain just below the hip or ...Read more
Usually the hip: The hip joint will cause pain in the groin and radiate down the front of the thigh especially with weight bearing or rotating the leg bone. Inguinal hernias or other local pathology in the groin can also cause pain to radiate into the thigh. ...Read more
I have upper thigh pain from running ( had a weeks rest still have pain). Can i workout ( like crunches) what should I do?
Behind thigh pain from running and playing sports. Feels like i need to stretch it or message it out but when I do it will still not go away?
Be patient: And keep stretching and massaging! injuries to tendons and muscles such as yours are very slow to heal, it may be 3-6 months before you feel well. Avoid the sports that make it worse. ...Read more
Usually, yes: Try ice packs or warm packs and over the counter medicines such as naproxen. Also, take a break from soccer for a couple of weeks. Because of the unique movements soccer athletes make, this is a very common injury. But if it doesn't improve, you should see a doctor because it could be something worse. ...Read more
The thigh is the upper part of your lower extremity between your hip and knee. Any pain within this region could be considered thigh pain. Possible diagnosis include fractures, stress fractures, muscle contusions or strains, referred pain from the back and hip to ...Read more