What Happens During ACLSurgery?

The ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) is an important ligament that provides stability tothe knee. ACL injuries are among the most commonly occurring sports injuries. Suddenmovements where a player changes direction quickly - such as basketball, soccer, andfootball, play a crucial part in ACL injuries. A loud "popping" sound or sensation in theknee, severe pain, rapid swelling, and a feeling of knee instability are common signs andsymptoms of a torn ACL.

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