The Athletic Hernia: A Systematic Review

Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, 02/12/2007

Swan, Kenneth G Jr. MD, et al. - The athletic hernia is an obscure condition of uncertain etiology commonly seen in soccer and rugby players...Open and laparoscopic repairs produce excellent results, but the latter allows earlier return to play. Magnetic resonance imaging appears to have excellent diagnostic potential for athletic hernia

Print Article Summary Cat 2 CME Report