What Is Sports Hernia?

Q:
What is sports hernia?

A:
A sports hernia refers to a painful soft tissue injury that occurs in the groin area, which often occurs during sports that require sudden changes of direction or intense twisting movements.

Since different tissues may be affected and a traditional hernia may not exist, the medical community also call this type of injury “athletic pubalgia”.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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