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What is Thigh muscle strain?

What is Thigh muscle strain?

  • Thigh muscle strain: Damage to the thigh muscle due to over-stretching of the muscle tissue. The damage involves tearing the muscle tissue. Small blood vessels may also be damaged which can cause bruising. The symptoms may vary from mild to severe depending on the severity of the damage.

Thigh muscle strain: Introduction

Types of Thigh muscle strain:

Broader types of Thigh muscle strain:

How serious is Thigh muscle strain?

Prognosis of Thigh muscle strain: Most cases resolve without problems as long as the muscle is rested sufficiently to allow healing. Complications are uncommon.

What causes Thigh muscle strain?

Causes of Thigh muscle strain: see causes of Thigh muscle strain

What are the symptoms of Thigh muscle strain?

Symptoms of Thigh muscle strain: see symptoms of Thigh muscle strain

Thigh muscle strain: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thigh muscle strain.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thigh muscle strain.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thigh muscle strain: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thigh muscle strain.
Treatments for Thigh muscle strain: see treatments for Thigh muscle strain

Name and Aliases of Thigh muscle strain

Main name of condition: Thigh muscle strain

Other names or spellings for Thigh muscle strain:

Pulled thigh muscle, Thigh strain, Hamstring strain


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