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Quadriceps Active Test
Do not overload it.: it can be strengthened by a PRE exercise program. most quad. failure comes from episodes beyond your control as in falls from height, auto accidents or jumping from heights. the actual load limit of ones quads can only be decided by failure, then you know what the area of the overload is. ...Read more
Basically...: All four parts of the quadriceps muscle ultimately insert into the tibial tuberosity of the tibia. This is via the patella, where the quadriceps tendon becomes the patellar ligament, which then attaches to the tibia. ...Read more
Gluteus maximus and quadriceps hurt suddenly for no reason. Pais is lessened when standing, but getting almost unbearable on sitting or lying down.?
Check your hip: Hip problems typically cause thigh pain as well as buttock pain. However fractured hips generally hurt more when weight-bearing. Femoral nerve problems are often worse with hip flexion but shouldn't cause buttock pain. Any pain worse when recumbent is worth getting checked out, soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I keep getting sporadic stabbing pains in the same spot in my right quadricep. It can happen anytime, lasts for a few seconds and makes me scream out.?
Spasm?: Etiologies include underlying abnormality of the bone or muscle, a spasm, partial tear or referred pain from another site such as your back. If pain does not respond to gentle stretching, rest, ice and nsaids then proper evaluation is waranted. Get some basic xrays and see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Thats what physical : Therapy is for.Get a more detailed answer ›
Quad tear: Progressive rehabilitation should provided this answer by being able to return to functional activity. ...Read more
What could cause a groin pain and a pulse near the inner quadricep that is worsened by bending over?
I have a tear in the quadriceps top of the right leg. What can I do to improve fast and return to train?
Rest: Quads strains are common and respond best to rest , nsaids, comp. Wrap... The best way to re- injure your quads and cause a lingering problem is to try to come back too soon( esp. Sprinting, jumping, 'burst' exercises). No substitute for rest... Check w/ your physician but usually 6wks is best( you can cross- train though). Best of luck! ...Read more
My lower right back hurts as well as my quadriceps on the same side. Hurts to walk feels better when I sit down.
What to do if I have extremely narrow hips, broad shoulders, narrow butt, bigger quadriceps than hamstrings, why are these male attributes?
How long does it take to recover from a severed quadricep tendon?I had surgery on jan 8 2013 and am wearing a brace keeping me 0-30degrees. Age 52
Are you using deer: Antler products to help? In all seriousness that is a tough injury and will require careful rehab. The surgeon who did your repair should let you know the limits so you don't reinjure yourself. ...Read more