contusion


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Synonyms for contusion

Synonyms for contusion

an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration

the action of bruising

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Anterior cruciate ligament injury was found to be positively associated with medial femoral condyle contusion and medial tibial plateau contusion and negatively associated with lateral tibial plateau contusion and lateral meniscus injury (Table 3) (Figures 1-4).
"Tatum had a shin contusion that evidently he had before the game, and I didn't know about it," Stevens explained.
The CT scan finding clearly points that skull fractures (88 patients) are far more common than contusion (53 patients).
Injuries alleged: Broken ribs, head contusion, back and neck injuries, post-traumatic stress disorder, and loss of consortium
On contrast enhanced thorax CT, we found the fracture of the 5th rib, small pneumothorax, and apical lung contusion in right hemithorax.
Pulmonary contusion is the most frequent injury detected in one third of patients presenting with blunt thoracic traumas (1,2).
An MRI revealed hemorrhagic contusion on the left side of the plaintiff's spine at the C4 level.
A 13-year-old girl who was one of two people injured in a road accident in Protaras on Saturday was transferred to Makarios hospital overnight after being diagnosed with a brain contusion.
But the 25-year-old, who suffered a bone contusion injury that will sideline him for Sunday's friendly against Spain in Villarreal, is expected to return to action quickly.
But the 25-year-old, who suffered a bone contusion injury that will sideline him for Sunday's friendly against Spain in Villarreal, is expected to return to action quickly."I'm very relieved," Xhaka said via a statement issued by the Swiss football federation.
The father later told local media the zip-line rope had been stuck together with duct tape, with his son suffering a broken leg, shoulder contusion and sprained ankle as a result of the incident.
Earlier, a statement from Pakistan team management announced that Fakhar Zaman was ruled out of the match due to contusion to his thigh.
Then, the patient underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), in which a lesion revealed long mixed signs on T1-weighted imaging (T1WI) and short signs on T2WI accompanied with bone contusion around it.
In a previous report, 30%–75% of pulmonary contusions consequent to blunt thoracic trauma were caused by vehicular accidents.[sup][17] Posttraumatic pulmonary contusion could injure the small airways and damage capillaries and epithelial cells.
It's all fun and games until you go home with a grapefruit-sized contusion. But then again, as in skateboarding, nobody said being a Toy Machine pawn was gonna be easy.