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The ACL is the smallest of the four main ligaments of the knee and is the primary stabilizer. ACL stands for the Anterior Cruciate Ligament. The others are the posterior cruciate ligament and the lateral and medial collateral ligaments.

You could live without it, but if you want to participate in sports, or want to have a full life without the constant worry that you might hurt your knee even more, you might want to consider getting it fixed if yours is damaged. They have some amazing arthroscopic surgeries today that make recovery and prognosis much better than it used to be years ago.

The ACL prevents the tibia/fibula from gliding forward, and the femur backwards.

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Is the ACL a ligament or a tendon?

the acl is a ligament .

ACL stands for?

ACL stands for Anterior Cruciate Ligament

Is an ACL tear considered a knee dislocation?

No, its considered an ACL tear.

What does the A in ACL stand for?

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

How can a comment be added to the beginning of this ACL to identify its purpose?

Recreate the ACL and use the description command to add a description to the beginning of the ACL.

Can a cast fix a torn ACL?

A cast won't fix a torn ACL.

When was ACL - software company - created?

ACL - software company - was created in 1987.

Does breaking an ACL hurt?

tearing your ACL is very painful and requires surgery to repair.

What bones do the ACL connect?

The bones are directly connected to the ACL via the groin area.

How do you break your acl?

you can't break your acl u can only tear it by non physical contact

How physical therapy might do harm to ACL surgery?

no acl surgery is only possible by therapy

What type of ACL can be used to force a user to authenticate to the router before accessing a network?

Dynamic ACL

How long after ACL surgery can you donate blood?

You can not donate blood next five years after ACL surgery.

What is the difference between firewall and ACL?

ACL is not a mahanism it is just permission and ACL do not know that what comes before means if any ACk of TCP comes on the ACL then it's just react as the policy,where as firewall checks all the result of ACK and knows the conversation of TCP from beginning. IN ACL if you are making a policy of any port basis then ACL always have open gate for the same either it is working or not but firewall open the gate at that time when the we require the policy.

An access control list or ACL?

An access control list (or ACL) defines who can perform actions on a file or folder.

Is it safe to use trichloro isocyanuric acid as a disinfectant in drinking water?

Yes. Registrations for use of the ACL® products in drinking water were approved by the U.S. EPA in July, 2001. The full text of the registered labels for registration numbers 935-40 (ACL 90 Disinfecting Tablets), 935-41 (ACL 60 Disinfecting Granules), 935-59 (ACL 90 Disinfecting Granules), and 935-42 (ACL 56 Disinfecting Granules) can be found at the EPA's website: OxyChem markets four products for potable water use: ACL 90 Disinfecting Tablets in 1" (14 gram) or 3" (200 gram) diameter sizes ACL 90 Disinfecting Granules ACL 60 Disinfecting Granules ACL 56 Disinfecting Granules OxyChem's brochure "ACL® Disinfecting Compositions for Potable Water" and sales specifications are available on our website. Contact ACL Technical Service (877-873-4767) for more information on package sizes, feeder recommendations, etc.

What percentage of NFL players who suffer an ACL injury are forced to retire?

21% of all players that get ACL injuries retire

How much does arthroscopic ACL LARS surgery cost?

How much does it cost to have an ACL operation using Lars in South Australia

When implementing a dynamic ACL Why is necessary to include an extended ACL as part of the configuration process?

.to disable the router vty lines

How much does ACL surgery cost?

The average cost of an ACL surgery is around $2,000 with insurance. For the uninsured, it costs upwards of $35,000.

In which part of the body would an ACL tear occur?

ACL is the Anterior Cruciate Ligament, which joins the upper and lower halves of the knee.

How did reggie bush get injured?

he had acl

What is used to store permissions?



There are a number of things ACL could stand for including the Austin City Limits music festival. It can also be short for the anterior cruciate ligament, which is in your knee.

How do you treat a torn ACL?

If you want to return to your previous level of activity, and it's really torn, torn ACL's are typically treated surgically.