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What is the difference between a torn muscle and a pulled muscle?

Related Topics: Muscle

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Sports Medicine
American Academy of Family Physicians
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A torn muscle usually has a visible defect and a lot of bruising. The pulled muscle is usually a few torn fibers but no visible defect seen in the muscle belly. A torn muscle is a lot of muscle fibers that are disrupted and a pulled muscle is a few muscle fibers torn.

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