Gradual onset groin pain

Pelvic Avulsion Fracture

Pelvic Stress Fracture

A pelvic stress fracture is a hairline fracture of the pelvis bone. It is caused by repetitive impacts or forces, rather than one sudden impact or accident. Here we explain the symptoms and causes of a stress fracture of the pelvis. Symptoms of a Pelvic Stress Fracture Pain is felt in the groin or hip …

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Gilmores Groin

Gilmore’s Groin

Gilmore’s Groin is sometimes called a Sportsman’s Hernia, athletic pubalgia, slap shot gut, and a sports hernia. However, a true Gilmore’s Groin has nothing to do with a hernia. Symptoms Symptoms of Gilmore’s groin include: Groin pain which increases by running, sprinting, twisting, and turning. After training, you may be stiff or sore. The day …

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Groin muscles

Adductor Tendonitis

Groin inflammation or adductor tendonitis occurs when the adductor muscles in the groin can become inflamed, or degenerate through overuse. Symptoms include pain and stiffness at the top of the groin which can radiate down the leg. Treatment involves reducing pain and inflammation followed by stretching and strengthening exercises. Symptoms of groin inflammation Symptoms include …

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Iliopsoas bursitis

Iliopsoas Bursitis & Inflammation

Iliopsoas bursitis and Iliopsoas tendon inflammation have similar symptoms of gradual onset pain, deep in the groin. The bursa is a small sack of fluid which reduces friction between the tendon and bone. On this page: Symptoms Causes & anatomy Treatment Exercises Symptoms Iliopsoas bursitis symptoms and iliopsoas tendon inflammation have similar symptoms and may …

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Osteitis Pubis

Osteitis Pubis

Osteitis pubis, also known now as pubic bone stress injury, results in groin pain originating from the pubic bones at the front of the pelvis. The pain can come on gradually and will likely be felt when running or doing exercises like sit-ups. This is not a particularly common groin injury but you can read …

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Hip joint Perthes disease

Perthes’ Disease

Perthes’ disease affects children, most commonly boys aged between four and ten years old, but can also occasionally occur in younger children and teenagers. Tiredness and groin pain are two common symptoms, and they may have a noticeable limp. Medical help is needed to diagnose this condition as early as possible to try to prevent …

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Hip bursitis

Hip Bursitis

Hip bursitis, also known as Trochanteric bursitis is inflammation of a bursa or small sack of fluid on the outside of the hip. Most cases of hip bursitis are caused by overuse and poor biomechanics, although a direct impact like a fall could also cause it. Hip bursitis symptoms Symptoms include pain on the outside …

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Labral tear of the hip

Labral Tear of the Hip Joint

A labral tear of the hip joint is a tear to the cartilage lining of the hip joint, called the acetabulum which acts as cushioning for the joint. A tear can cause hip and groin pain and make the joint stiff. This hip injury can be caused by a direct impact or come on gradually …

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