A strain is an injury to a muscle or tendon.
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Types of Strain
- Back strain
- Hamstring strain - back of the thigh strain; common in athletics and running.
- Elbow strains - common in raquet sports like tennis, or throwing sports.
- Hand strain - activities or sports requiring gripping.
- Forearm strain - similar causes as a hand strain.
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Strain: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Strain
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Article Excerpts about Strain
A strain is an injury to either a muscle or a
tendon. Depending on the severity of the injury, a strain may be a
simple overstretch of the muscle or tendon, or it can result in a
partial or complete tear. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers Sprains and Strains: NIAMS)
Definitions of Strain:
(physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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