The ACL Injury is a common health injury that occurs specially in Athlete. The ACL Injury take place when the ACL ligament get break up or overstretch by knee twisting or hyperextending. In relation of the ACL Ligament, it connects with the femur (thigh bone) & tibia (shin bone) just inside of the knee joint. Most special thing about the ligament, they are tough and non stretchable fibers that assist in holding the bones together. Often, the knee gets stabilization by assistance of ACL, menisci (Cartilages), PCL (Posterior Cruciate ligament) and medial collateral ligament. Moreover, these different ligaments which provide stabilization to the knee, the ACL, PCL, MCL and menisci Ligament, also give protection to the knee while rotating, shifting and hyperextending while jumping, running or landing.
The major and very general cause of ACL Injury is a forceful contact just on the front or outer part of the knee that can be by twisting or hyperextending. The some general symptoms of ACL Injury are instant knee pain. Moreover, the other symptom of ACL injury is to feel a “pop” just inside of knee during getting the injury. Besides it, in the ACL injury the swelling occurs within 24 hours, just after the ACL get any kind of ACL injury. Besides it, the some other symptoms of ACL Injury are minor pain, swelling and weight bearing activity limitation.
Those individuals which mostly get the ACL injury, they are especially Athlete and Sportsman. Including it, this is very essential for the person who got the ACL injury by any doctor. While the treatment of ACL injury, the doctor first take the MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging) for confirming the ACL injury. After confirming the ACL injury is or ACL injury is not, the doctor giving medical treatment. Often, the ACL Treatment depends on age of athlete & that sports which the athlete plays.