Upper thigh pain

Hamstring strain

Hamstring Strain (Pulled Hamstring)

A hamstring strain or ‘pulled hamstring’ is a tear to one of the hamstring muscles. Sudden sharp pain is felt at the back of the thigh which can range from mild to severe. On this page: Symptoms Causes & anatomy Treatment Sports massage Kinesiology taping Go straight to: Hamstring assessment tool Hamstring exercises Running drills …

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Thigh strain

Thigh Strain

A thigh strain or quadriceps strain is a tear in one of the quadriceps muscles at the front of the thigh. It can range from mild discomfort to a full-blown tear of most of the muscle. On this page: Symptoms Causes & anatomy Treatment & rehabilitation Go direct to: Thigh strain exercises How bad is …

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Myositis Ossificans

Myositis ossificans can occur as a complication of not treating a contusion correctly and involves a small growth of bone within the muscle. It usually occurs a while after a severe impact to the knee that causes internal damage, which is subsequently left untreated. Myositis ossificans symptoms Myositis ossificans develops some time after a contusion …

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