A bruise is an area of skin discoloration. A bruise occurs when small blood vessels break and leak their contents into the soft tissue beneath the skin.
There are three types of bruises:
Bruises can last from days to months, with the bone bruise being the most severe and painful.
Injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament are common among young athletes. Most of these ruptures occur as a result of a noncontact event. Usually,... Read more »
If you are a sports fan, you have probably heard of an athlete who has torn the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Maybe you've had the same injury.... Read more »
Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
LCL injury; Knee injury - lateral collateral ligament (LCL)SymptomsSymptoms of a tear in the lateral collateral ligament are:Knee swellingLocking or... Read more »