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ACL Injury - Achilles Tendinitis

Statistics show that every year, there are between 250,000 to 300,000 athletes that suffer ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) knee injuires. ACL injuries are common among athletes that play soccer, basketball, football, volleyball, tennis, etc.

ACL tear and sprains occur frequently in sports because of pressure & repetitive stress that athletes put on their knees.

If you are experiencing symptoms swelling, stiffness and knee pain, call now for sports medicine doctors closest to you.

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Torn Knee Ligament (ACL) Injury

MSR ACL Specialists, pain management physicians will design a physical rehabilitation (rehab) program for patients, taking into consideration physical fitness, and the extent of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury.

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Can you still walk if you have a torn ACL?
Can an ACL tear heal without surgery?
How long does it take to recover from a torn ACL?
Where is the pain with a torn ACL?

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Common Injury: A torn anterior cruciate ligament in the knee.

Requires a medical diagnosis

Lab tests or imaging always required

Short-term: resolves within days to weeks.

The ACL is tissue that connects the thighbone to the shinbone, at the knee.

Most ACL injuries occur during certain sports.

Symptoms: include knee swelling, instability, and pain.

Treatment: physical therapy. Sources: Mayo Clinic /

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