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Abdominal muscle strain

Abdominal muscle strain: Introduction

Abdominal muscle strain: Damage to the abdominal muscle due to over-stretching of the muscle tissue. The damage involves tearing the muscle tissue. Small blood vessels may also be damaged which can cause bruising. The symptoms may vary from mild to severe depending on the severity of the damage. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Abdominal muscle strain is available below.

Symptoms of Abdominal muscle strain

Treatments for Abdominal muscle strain

  • Rest, ice, compression, elevation, pain medication if needed, once pain has subsided gradually introduce light stretching movement to provide circulation to the affected muscle tissue
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Abdominal muscle strain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Prognosis for Abdominal muscle strain

Prognosis for Abdominal muscle strain: Most cases resolve without problems as long as the muscle is rested sufficiently to allow healing. Complications are uncommon.

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