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Healing time for a strained hip flexor - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions

User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   wa i just talking to you about sports hernias?
User :   was*
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok nevermind..
User :   if i strained my hip flexor how long would it take to fully heal?
Doctor :   it will take anywhere between 6 weeks to 3 months
User :   wow even with physical therapy?
Doctor :   depending on the amount of rest it gets and other factors
Doctor :   yes it
Doctor :   does help but the final results depends on the initial amount of injury
User :   and if i was feeling the pain right below my right abdomen would u say that sounds like a hip flexor strain?
Doctor :   yes it does
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor :   I will send you a form
Doctor :   fill it
User :   os there any way i could speed up the recovery?
Doctor :   and say when done
User :   is*
Doctor :   give rest
Doctor :   to the affected part
Doctor :   the body will heal on its own

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