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What is the Name of indirect fracture caused by pulling ligament?

What is the answer to a(n) _____ fracture is an indirect fracture caused by tearing or pulling of a ligament?


An indirect fracture caused by tearing or pulling of a ligament?

avulsion


What is an indirect fracture caused by tearing or pulling of a ligament?

Ligament attaches muscle to bone. If a ligament is yanked hard enough, it can yank pieces of bone loose or just crack the bone (an indirect fracture).


A stretching or tearing of a muscle is a?

strain and sprain involves the ligaments


What is the medical term meaning tearing a bone?

An avulsion fracture is the term meaning tearing a bone.


Overstretching or tearing the tendon is called?

pulling a muscle.


What is it when the ligaments reinforcing a joint are excessively stretched or torn?

A sprain is the result of excessively stretching and tearing the ligaments reinforcing a joint.When the ligaments reinforcing a joint are excessively stretched or torn, a sprain is the result.


Is it better to have relaxed muscles in sport?

Yes, by relaxing one's muscles it reduces the risk or pulling or tearing them.


This occurs when ligaments or tendons are pulled beyond their normal range?

Usually sprains and strains, but complete or partial tearing can occur when the injury is severe.


How are ligaments affected by dislocation?

In the event of a dislocation, one of the bones making up the joint is forced out of its natural alignment from excessive stretching and tearing of the joint ligaments and capsule. Muscles and tendons surrounding the joint are usually stretched and injure


Explain how strong ligaments benefit a joint?

Strong ligaments benefit a joint by increasing the stability of it. Therefore reducing the risk of injury. Exercise brings about an increase in the amount of collagen which is what strengthens the ligament. Improved flexibilty is also brought about by having strong ligaments so when they get stretched they have a reduced chance of tearing/snapping.


What is avulsion?

Avulsion in medical terms is a pulling or tearing away. Avulsion is the group known for 'Indoctrination Into the Cult of Death'


How do people get ankle running injuries?

While running can be a great form of exercise, ankle injuries are a known risk. Ankle sprains are commonly caused when too much force on the ligaments leads to tearing of those ligaments. This can happen when running on uneven ground (trail running). Overtraining's can also lead to excess stress on your ligaments.


How serious is an injury involving the tearing of the anterior talocalcaneal ligament?

Tearing ligaments is always very serious. Ligaments are NOT supposed to stretch. Think of it this way - muscles stretch and contract a lot. Tendons connect these muscles to your body, so they need some degree of elasticity but not a lot. Ligaments connect bone to bone and these have absolutely NO elasticity. If you've torn a ligament in your ankle/foot, you should definitely seek professional medical attention because you will need surgery if you want to walk properly again.


How can you tell if your knuckles sprained?

Finger sprains are common injuries due to stretching and tearing of the ligaments in the fingers. If there is pain, swelling or tenderness, consult your doctor for an X-ray.


What is the proces of dislocation?

there is tearing of the ligaments and the articular capsule, which are vital structures for connecting the bone. Following a dislocation, the bones affected are often immobile and the affected limb may be locked in an abnormal position


How does exercise slightly stretch ligaments?

When doing exercise your ligaments begin to stretch this happens and muscles are not very warm and slightly pull more than they want to. when they are warm our muscles are pulled to points where it stretches past a usual point this stretches the ligament rather than tearing it, the long term effect of this is that our ligaments become "slightly stretched" this enables more extension and and flexion in sport and everyday life


Why are sprains and cartilage injuries a particular problem?

Sprains involve stretching or tearing of joint ligaments. Because ligaments are poorly vascularized, healing is slow. Cartilage injuries, particularly of the knee, are common in contact sports and may result from excessive twisting or high pressure. The avascular cartilage is unable to repair itself.


Should you pull off the yellowing leaves of houseplants?

Cut never pull its like a scab on a person pulling leads to tearing which does more harm than good!


Explain why sprains and injuries to joint cartilages are particularly troublesome?

Sprains involve stretching or tearing of joint ligaments. Because ligaments are poorly vascularized, healing is slow. Cartilage injuries, particularly of the knee, are common in contact sports and may result from excessive twisting or high pressure. The avascular cartilage is unable to repair itself.


How do you get a sprained ankle?

A sprained ankle is caused by tearing or stretching the ligaments of the ankle bones. This can be done by twisting, bending or otherwise hurting the ankle and causing it to move in a direction that the bones and ligaments are not supposed to move. A sprained ankle tends to be an accident, caused by doing too much physical activity or by not paying attention to a slippery walking surface.


What Tagalog of tearing?

Tagalog of tearing: pinupunit


How do you say 'tearing' in Bulgarian?

skasvane (скъсване)


Luke sprained his ankle tearing some of the collagen protein that forms his ligaments. Some types of collagen consist of three polypeptide chains twisted together to form a rope-like strand. What leve?

Hbdr


Is tearing paper a physical or chemical change?

Tearing paper is a physical change.


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