Surgical management of chronic lower abdominal and groin pain in high-performance athletes.

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Journal Article (Review)

Formerly, most of the causes and treatments of chronic lower abdominal and groin pain in high-performance athletes eluded sports medicine specialists. Now we are much better at identifying and managing the different syndromes. Most of the advances are based on empiric evidence, although many pitfalls remain with respect to diagnosis and management of the various syndromes. This article reviews our current understanding of several of these clinical entities. We focus on lessons learned from a large 15-year experience.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Meyers, WC; Lanfranco, A; Castellanos, A

Published Date

  • October 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 301 - 305

PubMed ID

  • 12831693

Pubmed Central ID

  • 12831693

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1537-890X

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States