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How does an acl(or knee injuries) injury occur when playing basketball?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Planted foot.

Usually, your foot is planted and you make a sudden twist/turn, in a direction that your knee is not built for, causing the ACL to tear.

In brief: Planted foot.

Usually, your foot is planted and you make a sudden twist/turn, in a direction that your knee is not built for, causing the ACL to tear.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Acl

It can occur with a twisting motion, coming down after a jump, or stopping quickly on the leg while playing basketball.

In brief: Acl

It can occur with a twisting motion, coming down after a jump, or stopping quickly on the leg while playing basketball.
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