Groin strain problem

Patient : Hello, I am 19 years old and play sport quite alot. I recently played soccer for 30 mins and it seemed like my groin popped so i believe it could of been a strain. I rested this 3 /4 weeks and the pain was gone so i started playing soccer and running again. The morning after soccer my groin felt no pain but was extremley stiff. Why is this? thanks
Symptoms:  I did feel a popping pain and pain during movement. Now i dont feel pain but liked mentioned i feel a lot of stiffness in the groin.
Doctor :   Hi, Thank you for your question. Based on the description, you could be suffering from the following: 1. Labral Tear 2. Muscle Strain A Labral tear is a tear in the ligament that covers the Hip joint. A tear in this ligament will cause a defect in movement of the Hip joint. There will be a popping sound when the Hip moves, A Labral tear occurs in soccer players because of the kicking motion. A Labral tear can cause osteoarthritis in future. You will need to contact a Doctor to get Image Scanning done to diagnose. After diagnosis, you can use NSAIDs like Ibuprofen to lessen the pain. Physical Therapy will also help to some extent. If medication and physiotherapy do not help, you will need to get surgery done to repair the Labral tear.

Related Q&A

Q: Hello, Last March I sustained a hand injury. A line under high tention (a rope) snapped and hit the back of my ri...

Q: Hi, I am a 44 year old female. I have been exercising regularly for at least 15 years, including running 2-3 days a w...

Q: I broken my ribs 5 years ago (dec 2012). 4 ribs is not ok. Can they still be operated?

Q: I've been having some chronic neck pain so I went to the chiropractor she took x-rays and when she looked at the x-ra...

Q: Hello, I had fallen down a flight of stairs. Later when I went to pass a stool. I notice blood in my stool. I beli...

 


DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews