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psoas muscle release

vivavegasvvivavegas Posts: 185
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:36 AM in Chronic Pain
Hi Im wondering if I may take up a few minutes of your time, im looking for inforamtion on psoas muscle release, has anyone had it donemanually or surgically, and what were your specific needs for having to have it released?? what else it seemsed to help if anything?? and generally how you felt after having it done, im seeing an orthapedic on the 8th october as i came across research that says they can release the psoas muscle surgically.......i would really appreciate input guys.....anything! something! lol :?


  • What is that. Don't want to sound dumb, just don't know what it is.
    Then maybe I can comment.
  • Hi hollie, the psoas muscle is connected to the lumbar spine, they are hip flexors, i have don some research and have come to find that they can be a major source of causing back, groin and hip pain. I think nthey are loc\ated at the front of the hip, they can cause a person to be in like a hunched over position, if they are chronically tight, i have hyeard people on here say that have gotten relief when this muscle has been released.......a chiropractor or osteopath can release this muscles manually.

    So I have been looking into perhaphs getting an orthapedic surgeon to release mine, i have an apointment with an orthapedic on the 8th october, so hopefully he will be able to give me more information.

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  • Your welcome!
    I read on another post bout it. I have a spaz in that muscle just never heard the name of it. Mine actually makes my hip feel outta joint. With everything else going on it hasn't really been looked at. But next pm visit I'm gonna ask more bout it. I'm constantly having hip pain just all the other stuff over powers that pain so I just let it be, but I'm having spasms letting go now but that ain't one of them.
    Good luck at your dr visit.
    Hope you get the help and relief you need!
  • Good luck with your appointment, please post an update, I'd really like to hear what the ortho guy has to say. I don't feel like I need this, just interesting topic and I wanna know how you're doing Marie!
  • Thanks............i will do, thanks for taking the time to respond to this poas.means alot!!!
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  • That was meant to be POST lol
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  • I keep thinking that I've posted here to wish you good luck, and I'm glad you got your referral!!! But then realize I'd forgotten, and then forget again to post!! LOL, stupid meds messing with my short term memory... So, glad you got your referral, and good luck, I hope he can help you!!!
    APROUD CANADIANveteranButNOTa doctor, my thoughts are my own
  • Hey there! I've been wondering how your doctor appointment went? What did you find out?

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