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How is a ligament sprain self-diagnosed?

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Dr. Paul Kovatis
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In brief: Point tenderness

Each ligament is in a specific location so the pain will be at that specific location.
However -- fractures and other injuries can present the same way so get checked and get an xray to be sure a bone in not broken.

In brief: Point tenderness

Each ligament is in a specific location so the pain will be at that specific location.
However -- fractures and other injuries can present the same way so get checked and get an xray to be sure a bone in not broken.
Dr. Paul Kovatis
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