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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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In professional athletes who sustain an acute AC joint injury, an injection of bupivacaine is usually very successful, but does carry a slight increase in the need for distal clavicle resection at the end of the season.
I took a little knock to my AC joint in pre-season, and from there I had to rest it for a few weeks.
Trott had strained the AC joint in his left shoulder while diving to intercept a drive from Rahul Dravid during the second Test at Trent Bridge.
The 22-year-old, who has damaged an AC joint, was one of a number of Wolves players hurt in Saturday's season-opening Engage Super League loss to Huddersfield.
The untightening of the shoulder that has hounded him since he suffered a mild sprain of the AC joint against USC on Nov.
Clerk of the course Fiona Needham said: "She is badly concussed and has injured the AC joint in her shoulder, but she is stable.
On examination, patients have point tenderness over the affected AC joint and pain with a cross-body adduction maneuver.
The summer before his junior season, Harris needed surgery on his left shoulder, AC joint and collarbone to repair nerve damage that was causing numbness in his left arm and hand.
Davies, who came off ten minutes into last week's 24-8 win, is to see a specialist over a recurring problem with the AC joint in his shoulder.
While the procedure, known as an AC joint reconstruction, was successful, Mike D was ordered by doctors to wear a sling on the reconstructed area for four to six weeks, with a prognosis that Mike would be fully healed in approximately three months.
After praising the character shown by his side to stage a crucial late comeback, joint Mayo boss Noel Connelly admitted it would be difficult for the defender (above) to return in just six days, as he took a blow to the AC joint.
It's a grade one AC joint, so with the game being Friday, it is just too soon.