Muscle Strain Injuries of the Thigh
Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Muscle Strain Injuries of the Thigh
Your thigh has groups of powerful muscles. The quadriceps, the adductors and the hamstring muscles handle high loads of stress. They may suffer from overstretching and tearing. This is called a muscle "strain." It is a common injury among athletes who play sports that require sudden starts and stops.