anterior cruciate ligament
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How to use ACL in a sentence
Those like ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson who underwent surgery last August to repair two torn ligaments (ACL and MCL) in her knee.Media Coverage of Olympic Terror Threats Shines Spotlight on Wrong Players | Dean Obeidallah | February 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Whether it was surging steroid use, or the way AstroTurf could wreck ACL joints, there was always something to fix.Super Bowl XLVIII Is Set to Be the Most Violent One Yet | Evin Demirel | January 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It takes the skier with an ACL tear about a year to get back on the slopes.
That coincides with Woods tearing his left knee ACL, a common athlete injury, in July 2007.