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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruise

A contusion, commonly known as a bruise, is a type of hematoma of tissue in which capillaries and sometimes venules are damaged by trauma, allowing blood ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/88153-treatment

In the acute phase following a muscle contusion, hematoma maturation, inflammation, necrosis of damaged myofibrils, and phagocytosis of the necrotic debris ...

www.drugs.com/cg/contusion-in-adults.html

Care guide for Contusion In Adults. Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care and support.

orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00341

Athletes in all contact sports have many opportunities to get a muscle contusion ( bruise). Contusions are second only to strains as a leading cause of sports ...

www.wisegeekhealth.com/what-is-a-contusion.htm

A contusion is an injury to the muscle, bone, or soft tissue of the body. There are three main types of contusion, all of which...

www.spinalcord.com/blog/contusion-vs.-concussion-understanding-the-difference

Nov 23, 2015 ... Understanding the difference of a concussion vs. contusion can help you get an idea of what to expect from your recovery journey.

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Contusion: Another name for a bruise. What is a bruise ? A bruise, or contusion, is caused when blood vessels are damaged or broken as the result of a blow to ...

www.sportscarephysio.com.au/muscle-contusions

Dec 11, 2016 ... Although there is potential for the muscle fibres to tear from the impact, contusions do not generally result in structural damage to the muscle ...

www.consumerdangers.com/brain-injury/brain-contusions

Brain Contusions. An accident or injury to the brain can lead to a brain contusion. A contusion is essentially a bruise that affects the tissue of the brain.

www.sharecare.com/health/bruises-contusions/what-difference-between-bruise-contusion

There is no difference between a bruise and a contusion. Contusion is the medical term for bruise. (This answer provided for NATA by the Gustavus Adolphus ...