Torn Oblique

Overview A torn oblique, also known as a side strain, is a common injury particularly with baseball pitchers, tennis players and golfers. The obliques are part of the lateral anterior abdomen and are one of the more superficial muscles of …

Torn Ligament

Overview A ligament is a flexible tissue that acts as the binding force between bone and muscle. Ligaments are capable of withstanding high amounts of pressure, however, a torn ligament is not an uncommon injury. Most torn ligaments occur during …

Obstipation

Overview If you have ever felt extremely constipated that you were unsure of how to describe that horrible and painful feeling? Extreme cases of constipation are called obstipation. This form of constipation is otherwise known as obstructive constipation, hence the …