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How can you tell the difference between a hip fracture from a pulled groin muscle?
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Dr. Peter Nefcy
Radiology
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In brief: Doctor evaluation
A good physical examination combined with diagnostic xrays and other studies can tell the difference between a fracture and a pulled muscle.

In brief: Doctor evaluation
A good physical examination combined with diagnostic xrays and other studies can tell the difference between a fracture and a pulled muscle.
Dr. Peter Nefcy
Dr. Peter Nefcy
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Imaging
Sometimes you can tell on the clinical examination but we use x-ray or MRI to clarify if there is a fracture.

In brief: Imaging
Sometimes you can tell on the clinical examination but we use x-ray or MRI to clarify if there is a fracture.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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