A list of the most common (and serious) 'Acute' tennis-related injuries. (These are the sudden / traumatic injuries) - The ones that happen all at once!
They're very often lumped together with the 'Chronic' injuries (the gradual, cumulative ones) but they're obviously different in origin – and deserve special attention.
The 5 Most Common Sudden, Traumatic Tennis Injuries:
- Cartilage Tears
- Dislocations and Separations
- Sprains - Especially Ankle Sprains
- Achilles Tendon Ruptures
- Strains (Muscle and Tendon Tears
Please visit Tennis Elbow Classroom for a detailed article covering both acute AND Chronic Tennis-Related Injuries
See also: The Most Common Chronic Tennis Injuries