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ACL

abbr.
anterior cruciate ligament

ACL

abbreviation for
(Anatomy) anterior cruciate ligament
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Europe and Japan orthopedic soft tissue surgical procedures market studies market size of rotator cuff repair, vaginal prolapse, lateral epicondylitis, achilles tendinosis repair, gluteal tendon repair and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACL).
We may observe meniscus rupture and cartilage damage together with anterior cruciate ligament ruptures.
The Wales international, who has scored 22 goals this term, ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee against Leicester on Saturday.
After coming off injured in Saturday's 2-0 win against Tottenham Hotspur, the club regrettably announces that Theo Walcott has sustained a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee," said the statement on the club's official website, www.
A statement read: "Chelsea Football Club can confirm Marco van Ginkel successfully underwent anterior cruciate ligament surgery.
Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has been shown to be both a clinically successful and cost-effective procedure, yet physician reimbursement continues to decline.
A club statement read: "Rovers are preparing for the start of the Championship season without Leon Best after the striker suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury in Sunday's pre-season friendly against AEK Athens.
Consisting of 13 chapters written by international contributors, this book provides an overview of the latest advances in the treatment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries.
Anatomy and biomechanics of the anterior cruciate ligament.
In a study in which 21 patients with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction were randomized to a regular 32-week program of rehabilitation and 28 patients to a 19-week program, there was no difference in the degree of knee laxity observed 2 years after surgery, Dr.
He has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament and that is career threatening.

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