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What are main chronic injuries in basketball players?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: MAIN chronic injurie

Common injuries for basketball players are mainly due to overuse of certain body parts while playing.
That includes patellar tendon tedinitis, achilis tendinitis and rotater cuff injuries in shoulders.Other injuries are traumatic like jammed fingers, ankle sprains and knee injuries which sometime can lead to recurrent or chronic pain and disability.

In brief: MAIN chronic injurie

Common injuries for basketball players are mainly due to overuse of certain body parts while playing.
That includes patellar tendon tedinitis, achilis tendinitis and rotater cuff injuries in shoulders.Other injuries are traumatic like jammed fingers, ankle sprains and knee injuries which sometime can lead to recurrent or chronic pain and disability.
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