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What is the difference between a sprain and a strain?
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Dr. Mehul Desai
Pain Management
In brief: Different
Sprains affect ligaments and connective tissue strains affect muscles.

In brief: Different
Sprains affect ligaments and connective tissue strains affect muscles.
Dr. Mehul Desai
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