Sprains and Strains symptoms
Sprains and Strains

Symptoms could include:

  • Swelling occurs whenever the organs, skin, or other parts of your body enlarge. It is typically the result of inflammation or a buildup of fluid. Swelling can occur internally (within the body) or it can affect your outer skin and muscles. A range...
  • The neck (cervical spine) is made up of vertebrae that extend from the skull to the upper torso. Any abnormalities, inflammation, or injury to the neck can cause pain or stiffness. In many cases, neck pain is due to poor posture, normal wear and t...
  • Joints are the parts of your body where your bones meet. Joint pain refers to discomfort, aches, and soreness in any of the body's joints. Joint pain is a common complaint, and does not typically require a hospital visit. Arthritis is a frequent c...
  • The shoulder consists of several joints that connect to various tendons and muscles. The shoulder's complexity is what enables you to do so much with your arms.
  • The knees are the body's largest and most-used joints, bearing the weight of the body and absorbing the impact of a lifetime of walking, running, and movement. Knee joints are intricate structures with components including bones, cartilage, ligame...
  • Muscle pain is a common reaction to injury, intense exercise, or physical labor. Overdoing it at the gym, straining an ankle, or simply slouching at your desk can result in muscle pain ranging from minor to severe. However, the source of most musc...
  • There are many causes of leg pain, some of which are medically serious. Minor discomfort will often disappear within a short time and can be eased or relieved with at-home treatments. Common causes are cramps, injury, and medical conditions. Seek ...
  • Hip pain is the general term for pain felt in or around the hip joint, the groin, or thigh. The most common cause of acute hip pain is inflamed tendons, often caused by over-exercising. The most common cause of long-term hip pain is arthritis or j...
  • Pain is an unpleasant sensation triggered in the nervous system that can range from mild discomfort to unbearable agony. Pain receptors located throughout the body send electrical impulses via the spinal cord to the brain.
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Muscle stiffness is feeling of tension and contraction in the muscles, that may limit normal range of motion. Sometimes muscles feel stiff after periods of vigorous use, for example athletic activities, physical labor or weight lifting.
    Date:December 31, 2007
  • Hip stiffness is a feeling that it is difficult to move the hip although the person may have no structural limitation to full range of motion in the joint..
    Date:November 30, 2007
  • Our feet are critical elements of our bodies. They bear our weight when we are standing and help us to get where we need to go. Because of this, they're frequently in pain. Foot pain refers to any pain or discomfort in the toes, heels, arches, sol...
  • Muscle cramps are sudden, involuntary contractions that occur in various muscles.
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