Dear Henry and All:
Good comments from Alison and Tom!
Another compromise you could get checked is the Snapping Hip Syndrome.
Remember can be External ( caused by the Iliotibial Band popping over the
greater trochanter or Internal ( caused by the Iliopsoas Tendon snapping
over the Iliopectineal Eminence).
The External type is most common and is treated with ultrasound, stretching,
NSAIDS, and sometimes with a corticosteroid injection.
The Internal type is less common and causes more medial pain without greater
trochanter tenderness. Tretment is stretching, NSAIDs, corticosteroid
injection and surgical intervention if pain persist.
Intraarticular causes of Snapping Hip include Synovial Chondromatosis, loose
Bodies from trauma, or Osteochondritis Dissecans, Osteocartilaginous
Exostoses, Acetabular Labral Tear, or Inverted Labrum.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging or sometimes Hip arthroscopy can help to make the
Personally I have had 2 Soccer Professional Players with this condition.
Sergio Velasquez V.
Physical Therapy, Medellin,Colombia.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Alison Dakin" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Sunday, January 13, 2002 3:56 AM
Subject: Re: clicking in the groin?
> Another thing you could get checked out is his symphysis pubis. I'm no
> expert on groin problems but one of my colleagues who works in sports
> medicine is trying to write up oour sports med. clinics review of about
> so called groin strains and there are an amazing arrray of problems. Many
> are early arthritic hips, but some are symphysis pubis problems, few are
> true adductor strains!
> Just another thought.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Henry Tsao" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Saturday, January 12, 2002 10:19 PM
> Subject: Re: clicking in the groin?
> > Tom and Sergio,
> > Thank you for your feedback. I shall try some of the mentioned
> > Monday.
> > From a hot day in Brisbane,
> > Henry***
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