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What is Joint injury?

What is Joint injury?

  • Joint injury: An injury to any joint in the body. The larger limb joints tend to be the most utilized and are hence more prone to injuries. Severity of symptoms varies depending on the type and location of injury and often the primary symptom is pain. A joint injury can involve damage to the bones, ligaments or other tissues of the joint. The injury may be acute (e.g. trauma) or chronic (e.g. overuse).

Joint injury: Introduction

Types of Joint injury:

Broader types of Joint injury:

What causes Joint injury?

Causes of Joint injury: see causes of Joint injury

What are the symptoms of Joint injury?

Symptoms of Joint injury: see symptoms of Joint injury

Joint injury: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Joint injury.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Joint injury.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Joint injury: see treatments for Joint injury
Research for Joint injury: see research for Joint injury

Name of Joint injury

Main name of condition: Joint injury


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