The Hip and Groin

Hip and Groin Injuries

The hip and groin is a complex area, with a wide variety of possible injuries in numerous anatomical structures. In addition, imaging such as MRI reveals a high prevalence of ‘abnormal findings’ in athletes without symptoms, increasing the complexity of determining diagnosis in this area.

The diagram below details pain related to one or more of the following entities – adductor related, pubic related, hip flexor related and inguinal related groin pain. An additional entity of hip related groin pain is also commonly discussed.