Skip navigation

chiropractic

Clinical presentation of an adolescent female synchronized swimmer with a simple bone cyst in the proximal humerus: a case report

January 10, 2020

Objective: This case raises awareness for healthcare practitioners who may not suspect a simple bone cyst (SBC) in a pediatric athlete with a high risk of pathological fracture. Case summary: SBC’s are often considered as asymptomatic lesions which are commonly found incidentally on plain film radiographs. Presented here is a case of a 14-year-old competitive

Read More

Pubic stress fracture presenting as a strain of adductor longus in a 16-year-old elite soccer player with Crohn’s disease: a case report

January 10, 2020

Background: Adductor strains are the most commonly reported muscle injuries in adolescent soccer players and the second most common muscle injuries in adult players. Health practitioners should be aware of possible differential diagnoses, such as a pubic stress fracture or pubic apophysitis when athletes present with chronic groin pain. Purpose: To present a rare case

Read More

Exploring the role of microinstability of the hip: an atypical presentation of femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) and labral tear in a collegiate endurance athlete: a case report

January 10, 2020

Objective: This case is designed to aid practitioners in understanding the potential role of hip microinstability as a possible underlying source of hip pain and dysfunction. Case presentation: A 25-year-old female collegiate cross-country athlete presented with a 2-year history of progressive left hip and groin pain. Extensive clinical examination and imaging confirmed the presence of

Read More

Isolated musculocutaneous neuropathy: a case report

January 10, 2020

Objective: To present the diagnostic and clinical features of musculocutaneous neuropathy, propose possible conservative management strategies, and create awareness of this rare condition. Case presentation: We present the case of a 24-year old competitive soccer athlete, who sought care for an unrelated lower extremity complaint. Upon examination, significant wasting of the right biceps was noted.

Read More

back to top