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Where is the ACL located exactly?
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Dr. Afraz Adam
Urgent Care
In brief: ACL
An anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, injury is a a knee ligament that joins the upper leg bone with the lower leg bone .
The ACL keeps the knee stable. Injuries range from mild, such as a small tear, to severe, such as when the ligament tears completely or when the ligament and part of the bone separate from the rest of the bone. http://www.miamisportsmedicine.com/ACLTears.html

In brief: ACL
An anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, injury is a a knee ligament that joins the upper leg bone with the lower leg bone .
The ACL keeps the knee stable. Injuries range from mild, such as a small tear, to severe, such as when the ligament tears completely or when the ligament and part of the bone separate from the rest of the bone. http://www.miamisportsmedicine.com/ACLTears.html
Dr. Afraz Adam
Dr. Afraz Adam
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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: ACL location
Acl runs inside your knee from the posterolateral distal femur to the anteromedial aspect of the tibia, in the knee joint.
I tell patients it roughly runs in the same direction as putting your hands in your pocket.

In brief: ACL location
Acl runs inside your knee from the posterolateral distal femur to the anteromedial aspect of the tibia, in the knee joint.
I tell patients it roughly runs in the same direction as putting your hands in your pocket.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. Douglas Chang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
In brief: Let me show you
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/anterior_cruciate_ligament.

In brief: Let me show you
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/anterior_cruciate_ligament.
Dr. Douglas Chang
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