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In a sprain injury, the ligaments of the joint sustain tearing injuries. The degree of this injury can vary from a complete tear of the ligament, to microscopic tears. The most common sprain injury is a sprained ankle.

Displacement of the joints from its normal anatomic location is a dislocation injury. A hairline fracture is a non-displaced fracture of the bone. Inflammation of tendons is called tendonitis.

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