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Disease Sprains and Strains

Name Sprains and Strains
Synonyms Sprain | Sprains | Strain | Strains | Strains and Sprains
Definition A collective term for muscle and ligament injuries without dislocation or fracture. A sprain is a joint injury in which some of the fibers of a supporting ligament are ruptured but the continuity of the ligament remains intact. A strain is an overstretching or overexertion of some part of the musculature.
Categories Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D013180

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Sprains and Strains Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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