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How could i stop quadricep failure?

How could i stop quadricep failure?

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

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What is a good way to strengthen your quadriceps?

What is a good way to strengthen your quadriceps?

Quads strength: Squats/ leg extensions are effective to strengthen the quadriceps muscle. ...Read more

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I feel a pinching sensation in my quadricep. What should I do to rehab the injury?

I feel a pinching sensation in my quadricep.  What should I do to rehab the injury?

See your doctot: You have to go see your doctor for a complete exam, rule out any major causes-something more serious than just a pinch nerve or compressed nerve. From there, he can give you the best recommendation to solve your problem. ...Read more

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Do i need to see the dr for a quadricep tear during sprinting?

Do i need to see the dr for a quadricep tear during sprinting?

Quad tear: See orthopedic surgeon for urgent repair if truly a complete tear. Rehab & pt can improve small tears & strains. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a quadriceps tear or not?

How do I know if I have a quadriceps tear or not?

The thigh can be ten: The thigh, where the quadriceps muscle is, can be tender and swollen. Your physician will evaluate you and see if this is the most plausible diagnosis. It may be something else and therefore the physician will help clarify your symptoms ...Read more

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What can I do for a sore quadricep?

What can I do for a sore quadricep?

Exercise related?: if related to exercise- heat, ice , rest, PT. if not related get checked out ...Read more

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Bursitis in hip causing quadriceps pain?

Bursitis in hip causing quadriceps pain?

Usually not: True bursitis if the hip effects the main hip tendons and flexors. Foir example great trochanter bursitis and iliopsoas bursitis. Only one head of the quadicreps goes across the hip. ...Read more

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Is there a tendon attached to the shin and quadriceps?

Is there a tendon attached to the shin and quadriceps?

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

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Gluteus maximus and quadriceps hurt suddenly for no reason. Pais is lessened when standing, but getting almost unbearable on sitting or lying down.?

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 more

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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 more

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Quadricep contusion leads to pain in knee. Is this normal? How can I get it treated?

Let me explain: You have to be sure it is a quadriceps contusion? If it is yes it cause knee pain i would use advil (ibuprofen) 2 tab three times a day (if you take it) rest my knee also use some warm soaks. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do I tell if my quadriceps tendon has fully healed? The injury did not require surgery.

How do I tell if my quadriceps tendon has fully healed? The injury did not require surgery.

Quad tear: Progressive rehabilitation should provided this answer by being able to return to functional activity. ...Read more

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What could cause a groin pain and a pulse near the inner quadricep that is worsened by bending over?

What could cause a groin pain and a pulse near the inner quadricep that is worsened by bending over?

Pulse = blood flow: A noticeable pulsing sensation in the area of the groin causing pain that worsens with flexion (increased compression to region) could be a sign of underlying vascular problem. Urgent evaluation by your primary care physician is warranted ...Read more

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I have a tear in the quadriceps top of the right leg. What can I do to improve fast and return to train?

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

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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

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