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What is pubalgia?

Pubalgia refers to pain in the pubic region. The suffix -algia means pain in Latin and the prefix pub- in this term indicates that the word is referring to the pubic region of the hip and pelvis.

(This answer provided for NATA by the University of Tampa Athletic Training Education Program)

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