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What is the medical term for when a joint is injured by bending it the wrong way?

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Dr. Mark Cantieri
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In brief: Sprain

When a joint is forced the wrong direction the ligament that stabilize the joint are overstretched, ie sprained.

In brief: Sprain

When a joint is forced the wrong direction the ligament that stabilize the joint are overstretched, ie sprained.
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