Case Report: 30 year-old MMA athlete with anterolateral hip pain
This 30-year-old Mixed Martial Arts athlete presented with right anterolateral, “deep” hip pain only while performing high kicks or with flexibility training in the ‘A-P split’ position. The pain was described as a ‘pinch’ pain which has recently begun to occur with more frequency and is now negatively affecting his training. The following x-ray was provided:
Based soley on the history and plain film can you suggest a diagnosis (hint: nothing more is needed)?
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