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What does ACL stand for?

ACL stands for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (connective tissue of the knee; common injury)


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BLACKBURN striker Leon Best is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering anterior cruciate ligament damage on Sunday.
Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien international had an operation to repair a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus after finishing a distant second, by nine points, to the champions last season.
Tests later revealed he had ruptured an anterior cruciate ligament and that has not only ended his tour but left his career hanging in the balance.
Injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) are three to four times more likely among female athletes.