I have been experiencing pain in my hip flexor for


Q: I have been experiencing pain in my hip flexor for quite a while that comes and goes. It radiates to my groin and what seems to be my lower abdomen. I went to my PCP, he did an X-ray and it was negative and he diagnosed it as a hip flexor strain and send me to PT. I'm just curious if it could be something more serious than just a strain. It seems to be getting worse


A:   Thank you for writing to us,

I think that you should get a second opinion. Talk to another Doctor to confirm the diagnosis. It is difficult to talk about a diagnosis without you seeing a Doctor and getting examined.

All the best and I hope you have a quick recovery.

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