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Pubic Apophysitis

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Pubic Apophysitis

  • Risk Factors
  1. Soccer and Football athletes
  • Pathophysiology
  1. Pubic Symphysis Apophysitis in teens and young adults (may not fully mature until age >30)
  • Symptoms
  1. Groin Pain
  2. Provocative
    1. Hip Adduction against resistance
    2. Adductor muscle passive Stretching
  • References
  1. Schleihauf (2019) Crit Dec Emerg Med 33(5): 19-28