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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 ...

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Oct 25, 2015 ... In the acute phase following a muscle contusion, hematoma maturation, inflammation, necrosis of damaged myofibrils, and phagocytosis of the ...

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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 ...

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

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Read medical definition of Contusion.

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May 28, 2015 ... Contusions are the most common type of bruises and are typically caused by blunt-force trauma. If the trauma damages the blood vessels ...

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...

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Contusion definition, an injury, as from a blow with a blunt instrument, in which the subsurface tissue is injured but the skin is not broken; bruise. See more.

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/orthopaedic_disorders/soft-tissue_injuries_85,P00942

A contusion (bruise) is an injury to the soft tissue often produced by a blunt force, such as a kick, fall, or blow. The result will be pain, swelling, and discoloration ...