Emerg Med J 30:401 doi:10.1136/emermed-2012-201943
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Acute groin pain in a 10-year-old sprinter

  1. Wojciech K Sawicki
  1. Correspondence to Dr Wojciech K Sawicki, Emergency Department, Countess of Chester Hospital, Liverpool Road, Chester CH2 1UL, UK; wojtek_sawicki{at}
  • Accepted 18 September 2012
  • Published Online First 17 October 2012

A 10-year-old girl presented to our department with pain in her right groin which had started suddenly as she was running a 100 m sprint, causing her to fall down to the ground. On examination, she was comfortable at rest, but experienced pain on internal and …

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