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What test will show a torn ligament?

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my sister fell on ice and exray showed no breakage but her aprn said it may be a torn ligament. what test will show for sure
Posted Mon, 24 Mar 2014 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. Shruti Rijhwani 9 minutes later
Brief Answer: Follows Detailed Answer: Dear Madam, Thank you for posting your query on HCM. Well looking into your problem I would like to tell you that MRI is the best modality to assess soft tissue injury and ligament tear . It can very well tell the extent of ligament injury . Take care. Dr. Shruti
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