First Aid: Sprain
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Your ligaments are tough, elastic-like bands that attach to your bones and hold your joints in place. A sprain is an injury to a ligament caused by excessive stretching...
Learn about knee sprains - how they occur, signs and symptoms, treatment
options and prevention tips.
Knee Sprain - an easy to understand guide covering causes, diagnosis,
symptoms, treatment and prevention plus additional in depth medical information.
Knee sprains symptoms vary considerably depending upon grade (I, II, or III).
While all grades of knee sprains are likely to result in swelling and limited
Sprains of the external (medial and lateral collateral) or internal (anterior and
posterior cruciate) ligaments or injuries of the menisci may result from knee
What is a Knee Sprain: When one of the four knee ligaments overstretches and
tears. Symptoms: knee ligament pain, swelling, instability, difficulty bending and ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... Protect your knee. As soon as you injure your knee, you need to protect it from
further harm. When the sprain happens, do not continue to move ...
Definition. By definition, a knee sprain is an injury to a knee ligament. The sprain
may vary in severity from a slight stretch to a complete tear of the ligament.
Typically, sprains occur when people fall and land on an outstretched arm, slide
into a baseball base, land on the side of their foot, or twist a knee with the foot ...
A knee sprain can be an injury to any of the ligaments in the knee. Anterior
cruciate ligament injury, posterior cruciate ligament injury, lateral and medial