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Knee Ligaments

Torn Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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Knee Torn Posterior Cruciate Ligament The posterior cruciate ligament is located in the back of the knee. It is one of several ligaments that connect the femur (thighbone) to the tibia (shinbone). The posterior cruciate ligament keeps the tibia from moving backwards too far. An...
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ACL Reconstruction with Hamstring

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Knee ACL Reconstruction with Hamstring Rebuilding the ligament Most ACL tears cannot be sutured (stitched) back together. To surgically repair the ACL and restore knee stability, the ligament must be reconstructed. Your doctor will replace your torn ligament with a tissue graft....
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ACL Reconstruction Surgery

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Knee ACL Surgery (Reconstruction) Rebuilding the ligament Most ACL tears cannot be sutured (stitched) back together. To surgically repair the ACL and restore knee stability, the ligament must be reconstructed. Your doctor will replace your torn ligament with a tissue graft. This...
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Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

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Knee Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) What it is One of the most common knee injuries is an anterior cruciate ligament sprain or tear. Athletes who participate in high demand sports like soccer, football, and basketball are more likely to injure their anterior cruciate...
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