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Contusions can cause hemorrhage within the muscle tissue, and when large enough can cause compression of neurovascular structures. One such common condition is meralgia paraesthetica, compression of the lateral cutaneous femoral nerve in the region of 22 the inguinal ligament. Occasionally, repetitive microtrauma at the region of the contusion can lead to the development of myositis ossificans. Athletes with significant contusions sometimes are prone to gluteal and thigh compartment syndromes requiring emergency intervention.
Approximately 46–87% of gymnasts develop significant wrist pain at least once in their career, with majority of the injuries pertaining to the radial physis (Caine et al. 1992; Difiori et al. 1997). 4% with football, rugby and snow-sports accounting for over twothirds of these injuries (Court-Brown et al. 2008). 1 Classification of Hip and Groin Injuries Traditionally, injuries to the groin and hip were considered to be relatively rare, compared to the other regions of the lower limb. The peculiarities of pediatric athlete’s growing skeleton with a wide range of pathologies pertaining to the hip joint compounds to the difficulties in reaching to an accurate diagnosis of the relevant sport injury.
B) Thumb carpometacarpal (CMC) and metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint injuries Dislocations of the thumb CMC joint are rare. Bennet’s fracture, the commonest thumb metacarpal fracture is seen in several sport-related injuries, the injury occurs as a result of a severe adductor pull on a semiflexed thumb. Typically, the fracture is two part intra-articular: volar-ulnar and the dorsal-radial displaced/dislocated metacarpal fragments. Common thumb MCP joint injuries are MCP joint dislocations and ulnar collateral ligament ruptures.