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04 May 2004

Groin Pain when running
I get a pain on the inside of my legs at the top after covering about 10 kilometers and stays for duration of run +- 30kl
Please advise posible cause
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01 Jan 0001

HI there, it's really hard to diagnose an injury based on the information I have. It doesn't even specify whether or not it is a muscular pain - what can sometimes happen is that you get chafing, and it's quite possible this is your problem. If it is a muscular problem, then that is qiute a serious thing, and I really woudn't advise running for 20 km with any sort of muscular pain. However, with chafing, it's less serious, only uncomfortable. I'm grasping at straws here a little, unfortunately, and I do suggest that you see a doctor about it if it is something muscular.

Good luck
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