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Iliopsoas Tendinitis M76.10 726.5


synonyms: iliopsoas tendinosis

Iliopsoas Tendinitis ICD-10

  • M76.10 - Psoas tendinitis, unspecified hip
  • M76.11 - Psoas tendinitis, right hip
  • M76.12 - Psoas tendinitis, left hip

Iliopsoas Tendinitis ICD-9

  • ICD-9 = 726.5

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Etiology / Epidemiology / Natural History

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Anatomy

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Clinical Evaluation

  • Groin pain with or without snapping over the anterior hip.
  • Pain is exacerbated by hip ROM and resistive hip flexion.
  • Tenderness over iliopsoas tendon.

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Xray / Diagnositc Tests

  • A/P pelvis, A/P and lateral of affected hip generally normal.
  • Dynamic ultrasound can confirm snapping of iliopsoas tendon if present.
  • MRI generally indicated to rule out other pathologic conditions.

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Classification / Treatment

  • Rest, activity modifications, avoidance of snapping, stretching and strengthening of the ioliopsoas and iliotibial band, and NSAIDs.

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Associated Injuries / Differential Diagnosis

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Complications

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Follow-up Care

Iliopsoas Tendinitis Review References


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