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Quadriceps Strain (Torn thigh muscle)

Quadriceps muscle strain involves muscle fibre tearing to a greater or lesser degree depending on the level of pathology. This causes pain during stretching, contraction and palpation of the front thigh. This condition usually occurs during acceleration, high speed movements or a sudden change of direction.

Hamstring Strain (Torn muscle in the back thigh)

Hamstring muscle strain involves muscle fibre tearing to a greater or lesser degree depending on the level of pathology. This causes pain during stretching, contraction and palpation of the back thigh. This condition usually occurs during acceleration, high speed movements or a sudden change of direction.