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Can you play basketball witha sprained mcl?

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Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
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In brief: Not recommended

Grade i sprains usually would allow return to sports within 4-6 weeks with a hinged knee brace.
Grade ii and iii sprains have a mandatory sports shut down period, up to 3 months for grade iii.

In brief: Not recommended

Grade i sprains usually would allow return to sports within 4-6 weeks with a hinged knee brace.
Grade ii and iii sprains have a mandatory sports shut down period, up to 3 months for grade iii.
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