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Chronic groin pain in an athlete: an unusual presentation.
  1. E V Williams,
  2. P Windless,
  3. S Blease,
  4. K Queen,
  5. T Jenkinson
  1. Department of Radiology, Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny, Gwent, United Kingdom.


    Persistent disabling groin pain in an active sportsman is a frustrating diagnostic and management problem for both the athlete and physician. After clinical examination and investigation there remains a group of patients who have unexplained groin pain, and may undergo lengthy periods of conservative management with numerous radiological investigations. Here we highlight such a case.

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