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Anterior cruciate ligament repair - Series—Indications



If the ACL is torn, the knee joint may become unstable and affect the ability to perform work or athletic activities.

Review Date 4/19/2016

Updated by: C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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