Patients often complain of pain in this area when a hernia develops and presses on the nerve. The nerve can also be caught in post-hernia repair scarring. It is occasionally a primary entrapment. This condition and its treatment has been described primarily in hockey players (hockey player’s groin)(4). Presentation Pain in the inguinal region radiating into the genitals; sensory abnormalities in the distribution of the nerve; and tenderness on palpation 2 to 3cm medial to and below the ASIS suggest involvement of the ilioinguinal nerve(5).