Overuse is also common in tennis players from all levels.
Alexander Zverev is a slight injury doubt for the ATP Finals due to a thigh injury, his brother Mischa has revealed.
Andy Murray's thigh injury will not stop him playing a charity exhibition match on Wednesday, but the Scot plans to re-assess his schedule for the remainder of the year.
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A thigh strain or quadriceps strain is a tear in one of the quadriceps muscles at the front of the thig Immediate first aid is to apply ice and compression.
Thigh pain causes and injuries including hamstring injuries, thigh strains, contusions, compartment syndromes, stress fractures and fractures.
What Causes a Thigh Injury? ... The leading cause of thigh pain is local muscle or tendon injury.
The British No.1 has been sidelined since limping out of Wimbledon with a hip injury in July
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