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Dr. Padmavati Garvey Dr. Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
25 years in practice
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Why am I getting a sudden groin pain whenever I walk, stand, or sit down?

Why am I getting a sudden groin pain whenever I walk, stand, or sit down?

See your doctor: It could be your ligaments stretching. This does happen in order to accomodate the baby's passage through the vaginal canal. But you should get evaluated by your doctor.

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper Dr. Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
21 years in practice
University of Maryland School of Medicine
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How to get rid of groin pain after I fall?

How to get rid of groin pain after I fall?

Get evaluation: If you have pain in the groin following an injury, you need to be evaluated to make sure you do not have a fracture involving the hip.

Dr. David Earle Dr. Earle
Surgery
27 years in practice
University of Arizona College of Medicine
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I have sudden groin pain, what to do?

I have sudden groin pain, what to do?

Depends: This depends on the severity and duration. The more severe, the more urgent. If it's been there for weeks or months, less urgent. If there's a lump in the area, may be a hernia. Hope this helps!

Dr. Edward Hellman Dr. Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
25 years in practice
University of Illinois College of Medicine
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What is the definition or description of: Sudden groin pain?

What is the definition or description of: Sudden groin pain?

Immediate: The term sudden implies that pain began quickly, without a long gradual worsening. The term often implies an event rather than being from a chronic, arthritic problem. For example, a fractured hip would cause the sudden onset of groin pain as opposed to an arthritic hip which would cause chronic groin pain.

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey Dr. Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
25 years in practice
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Why am I getting a sudden groin pain whenever I walk, stand, or sit down?

See your doctor: It could be your ligaments stretching. This does happen in order to accomodate the baby's passage through the vaginal canal. But you should get evaluated by your doctor.

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Dr. Peter Tomasello Dr. Tomasello
Orthopedic Surgery
26 years in practice
Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
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Help! I just have sudden groin pain after sitting for longer period?

Help! I just have sudden groin pain after sitting for longer period?

Seebelow: You are probably compressing the sciatic nerves around the if she'll tuberosity in that region. If you have to sit for prolonged periods of time try standing up frequently and repositioning your buttock, avoid hard objects you may need a special pillow for your seat, avoid any objects in your back pocket. Try some stretching exercises this should get better if you do the above. If this continues to be a problem seek an orthopedic surgeon for further evaluation. Good luck thank you.

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Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez Dr. Rodriguez
Urology
5 years in practice
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
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Dr. David Rosenfeld Dr. Rosenfeld
Pain Management
23 years in practice
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
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How long does sudden groin pain associated with separation of the symphysis pubis last?

How long does sudden groin pain associated with separation of the symphysis pubis last?

Hard to say: If the disruption of the pubic symphasis remains unstable the pain will likely persist. Alot depends on how it happened (trauma vs child birth).

Dr. Steve Mora Dr. Mora
Orthopedic Surgery
21 years in practice
UC Irvine School of Medicine
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Dr. Edward Hellman Dr. Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
25 years in practice
University of Illinois College of Medicine
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Sudden onset left hip/groin pain. 37 years old, diagnosed with RA about 10 years ago and Lupus about 5 years ago. The pain is horrible.

Be seen: If the pain is particularly severe, I would not hesitate to be seen. The most likely diagnosis is a synovitis of the hip joint related to your inflammatory arthritis.

Dr. Jason Hemming Dr. Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
13 years in practice
Tufts University School of Medicine
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Low groin pain in my husband?

Possible hernia: May be a hernia so go see your doctor.

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Dr. David Brouwer Dr. Brouwer
Internal Medicine
26 years in practice
George Washington University Medical School
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What can I take for groin pain?

What can I take for groin pain?

Groin pain: It depends on what the cause is, but if it is due to a muscle strain or ligament injury you should rest from vigorous activity for 2 weeks and take an anti-inflammatory medication like advil (ibuprofen) or aleve. If there is a bulge in the area of pain, you would need a medical evaluation to check for a hernia.

Dr. Kenneth Tepper Dr. Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
21 years in practice
University of Maryland School of Medicine
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Help! What could be causing my groin pain?

Help! What could be causing my groin pain?

Hip or hernia: The most common conditions would be a hernia, soft tissue injury around the hip, or a problem in the hip itself such as a labral tear or femoroacetabular impingement. See a specialist for diagnosis.

Dr. James Eitner Dr. Eitner
Family Medicine
30 years in practice
Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
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What usually is the cause of somebody's groin pain?

Depends-Need More: It would depend on associated factors. If you are very active, it could be a muscle strain. If there are lumps/bumps in the area, it could be lymph nodes associated with infection. Pain could be referred from reproductive organs, back, or hip. Timing of the pain could indicate a possible cause. There is just not enough information.

Dr. Seth Zeidman Dr. Zeidman
Neurosurgery
29 years in practice
Duke University School of Medicine
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What causes groin pain in women? Where is their groin?

What causes groin pain in women? Where is their groin?

Many Causes: Women may experience groin pain due to a condition of the genitals or reproductive organs. Pain can also radiate into the groin from a condition of the hip, lower spine, pelvis, kidney, bladder, or colon.

Dr. Shashank Jain Dr. Jain
Internal Medicine
years in practice
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Left side groin pain feels like kicked in the balls, why?

Pain: If the pain is sudden in onset, and you think is bothering you a lot then you might need to get it checked out. It could be most commonly secondary to musculoskeletal reasons, but an abdominal infection could also be a concern Every thing depends upon the whole clinical picture.

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Dr. Robert Uyeda Dr. Uyeda
Surgery
41 years in practice
Boston University School of Medicine
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Hemerroid cause groin pain?

Usually not: But if there is an infection, the groin pain could be from enlarged and inflamed lymph nodes. You might need to take antibiotics, so best to see a doctor for this.

Dr. David Wong Dr. Wong
Emergency Medicine
17 years in practice
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
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Can hemerroids cause groin pain?

Not usually: Hemorrhoids usually either cause rectal pain, itching or bleeding. Rarely causes groin pain.

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Dr. Edward Hellman Dr. Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
25 years in practice
University of Illinois College of Medicine
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How to treat groin pain in women right side?

How to treat groin pain in women right side?

Diagnose: It would center completely on the cause/diagnosis, which a detailed exam and possibly further studies can determine. There are many possible causes and the treatments would generally be different. Consider being seen.

Dr. Kenneth Tepper Dr. Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
21 years in practice
University of Maryland School of Medicine
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How to deal with severe groin pain during ballgame?

Concerning: You most likely have hip impingement or arthritis. See a physician for diagnosis and treatment.

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