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MCL Injury

The medial collateral ligament (MCL or tibial collateral ligament) is one of the four major ligaments of the knee. It is on themedial (inner) side of the knee joint in humans and other primates.Tear to the medial collateral ligament. while the lateral collateral ligament(LCL) is located on the outside of the knee. Injury to the MCL is more common than injury to the LCL.
Cause
 
 Twisting injury to the knee or a blow to the outside of the knee, often occurring in sports.The most common knee structure damaged in skiing is the medial collateral ligament, although the carve turn has diminished the incidence somewhat. MCL strains and tears are also fairly common in American football
Syndrome
 

* Knee swelling
* Locking or catching of the knee with movement
* Pain and tenderness along the inside of the joint
*The knee gives way or feels like it is going to give way when it is active or stressed in a certain way

Treatment & Prevation
 

*  R.I.C.E. - Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation. 

* wearing proper knee support.

Sugested Brace
 
 
KN-M-11
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