ACL Surgery Cost In India

ACL Tear - ACL surgery Decision

Last updated: 3rd November, 2017  The ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) in the knee is very important for keeping it stable. This ligament joins the upper leg (femur) and lower leg (tibia) bones to each other. There are chances of an injury in the ACL while over-straightening of your knee, bending or twisting it, landing down incorrectly […]

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Calf Strain (Tear)

Calf-Strain

Last updated: 7th October, 2017   What is it: Overstretching or tearing off part of the calf muscle Symptoms:  Pain behind the knee or in the back of the calf, bruising, swelling & difficulty walking Aggravating Activities: Walking, running, pushing down through toes Onset: Can occur suddenly when changing speed or direction or gradually from repetitive running or jumping Treatment: rest, PRICE, […]

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Will a torn ACL heal itself?

ACL-MCL-tear

Last updated: 7th October, 2017   Unfortunately, the ACL cannot heal itself. Proper medical treatment is required to repair an ACL tear. Treatment options for ACL tear           When there is a complete rupture and the ligament is not functioning, the best treatment consists of surgery, including the reconstruction of a new ligament. If the patient has […]

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Hamstring Injury

Hamstring Injury

Last updated: 7th October, 2017   What is it: A tear in one of the hamstring muscles on the back of the thigh. It is one of the common sports injuries. Symptoms: General achy pain in back of knee where hamstring tendon attaches to the bone. Sharp pain behind knee with sudden movements Aggravating Activities: Bending the leg, sudden acceleration or […]

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Meniscus Tear Symptoms

Meniscus Tear Symptoms

Last updated: 7th October, 2017   Many people experience a pop at the time of injury and after some days there is swelling and stiffness. Meniscus Tear Symptoms: Patients often remark that the knee feels “tight”. Sometimes the knee is unable to straighten completely and remains locked. Another distinguishing symptom is that the knee feels that […]

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