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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

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Conservative management of an elite ice hockey goaltender with femoroacetabular impingement (FAI): a case report

December 16, 2015

Objective: To detail the presentation of an elite male ice hockey goaltender with cam-type femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) and acetabular labral tears. This case will outline the prevalence, clinical presentation, imaging criteria, pathomechanics, and management of FAI, with specific emphasis on the ice hockey goaltender. Clinical Features: A 22-year old retired ice hockey goaltender presented to

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