What is femoroacetabular impingement?

@article{Agricola2015WhatIF,
  title={What is femoroacetabular impingement?},
  author={R. Agricola and H. Weinans},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={50},
  pages={196 - 197}
}
Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) has gained much attention over the past decade. It has been associated with hip and groin pain, decreased hip function and can ultimately lead to osteoarthritis.1 A recent consensus meeting defined FAI as “a clinical entity in which a pathological mechanical process causes hip pain when morphological abnormalities of the acetabulum and/or femur, combined with vigorous hip motion (especially at the extremes), lead to repetitive collisions that damage the soft… Expand
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