Hearing or feeling a “snap” or “pop” in the hip during movement such as walking, standing up from a sitting position or swinging the leg around is a telltale sign of this condition. More annoying than painful, keep reading to learn more about diagnosis and treatment.
Causes & Triggers
- Muscle or tendon tightness
- Repetitive bending motion
Signs & Symptoms
- Groin pain
Tips & Treatments
- Dancers and other young athletes are especially vulnerable to this condition.
- Non-surgical, at-home interventions include rest, activity modification, ice and over-the-counter (OTC) anti-inflammatory medications, such as ibuprofen.