Sprain: A sprain is an injury to a ligament--a stretching or a tearing. One or more ligaments can be injured during a sprain. The severity of the injury will depend on the extent of injury to a single ligament (whether the tear is partial or complete) and the number of ligaments involved. 1
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1. excerpt from Questions and Answers Sprains and Strains: NIAMS
Last revision: June 18, 2003
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