(HealthDay News) -- The muscles supporting the hip may become
strained from overuse or an injury. You're more likely than the
average person to develop a strained hip if you've already had a
similar injury, if you don't warm up before exercise, or if you
overdo it and injure your hip.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons says warning signs
of a hip strain may include: Pain in the hip area, which is the most common symptom.Pain during use of the hip muscles.Swelling, a symptom of a more severe strain.Weakness in the hip muscle.
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