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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Depends: Do you have any symptoms? What makes you think that you have an ACL tear. If you have symptoms, you may wish to consult an orthopedic surgeon and it m ... Read More

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Dr. David Trettin
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Pop, swelling: An acl tear classically involves either a hyperextension or valgus contact (blow to outside of knee)mechanism of injury. Symptoms include hearing or f ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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ACL: Typically in the area of your tibial tuberosity on the anterior part of the knee. Laxity of the knee would also be a prominent symptom.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Ruotolo
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Chronic acl tear: Chronic acl tears can lead to arthritis and increase the risk of meniscal tears. Approximately 50% of patients with a chronic acl tear will have arth ... Read More
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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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ACL: A lot of times the pain associated with it can be along the joint line. But it can vary depending on extent of injury and involvement of surrounding t ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Piller
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Sportsmed specialist: Conservative estimates are that between 100, 000 and 125, 000 acl surgeries are done in the us each year and most of these complex surgeries are done ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Brown
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Acl tear: A physical therapiat may be best suited to develope a program to enhance yr range of motion and the stengthening yr leg if u have an acl deficient kne ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
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Please see link...: "acl is the medical abbreviation for the anterior cruciate ligament. The acl is one of four major ligaments of the knee and stops the lower leg (tibia ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
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Examination: A full acl tear is unable resist rotational and anterior (frontal) forces that we can test for during a physical exam. A partial acl tear should feel ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
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Rehab?: Regain motion. Optimize muscle and core strength. If surgery, then carefully follow your doctors planned protocol for exercises. The greater number ... Read More

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