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Is there any treatment for a groin pull?
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Dr. Frank Holmes
Sports Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Rest, ice, NSAIDs
Groin pulls can be stubborn, and thus, slow to heal.
A pull truly involves at least partial tearing of the muscle fibers. Recovery can range from 1-2 weeks for minor injuries to up to a year for severe injuries. One key is to avoid stretching the injured tissue. The tightness sensation felt after a "pull" does not mean the tissue needs stretching. Recovery from a pull includes more strengthening.

In brief: Rest, ice, NSAIDs
Groin pulls can be stubborn, and thus, slow to heal.
A pull truly involves at least partial tearing of the muscle fibers. Recovery can range from 1-2 weeks for minor injuries to up to a year for severe injuries. One key is to avoid stretching the injured tissue. The tightness sensation felt after a "pull" does not mean the tissue needs stretching. Recovery from a pull includes more strengthening.
Dr. Frank Holmes
Dr. Frank Holmes
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Dr. Michael DePietro
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ice, rest, rehab
Treatment usually involves icing the injury, pain control rest from athletic competition and gradual rehab with stretching and graded activity.

In brief: Ice, rest, rehab
Treatment usually involves icing the injury, pain control rest from athletic competition and gradual rehab with stretching and graded activity.
Dr. Michael DePietro
Dr. Michael DePietro
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