Upper thigh pain

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 is common in sprinting and jumping related sports. Our thigh strain treatment and rehabilitation program includes sports massage, stretching, strengthening and sports specific exercises. Thigh strain symptoms Typically you will feel a sudden …

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Thigh contusion

Thigh Contusion (Quadriceps Contusion)

A thigh contusion is also known as a dead leg or charley horse and is caused by direct trauma to the muscle. Here we explain the treatment of mild, moderate and severe contusions. Symptoms of a thigh contusion Symptoms include: Pain at the time of injury. Restricted movement and inability to run properly. If your …

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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. Our step by step rehabilitation program takes you from injury to full fitness. Hamstring strain symptoms Symptoms of a hamstring strain usually …

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Myositis ossificans

Myositis Ossificans

Myositis ossificans can occur as a complication of not treating a contusion correctly. It involves a small growth of bone within the muscle and usually occurs a while after the original injury. Myositis ossificans symptoms Myositis ossificans develops some time after a contusion or blow to a muscle usually in the thigh. Symptoms include pain …

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