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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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The pattern of peripheral nerve injuries among Pakistani soldiers in the war against terror.
Objectives: Our aim was to study the pattern of these injuries in the Indian wrestlers.
Injuries to the hand are often neglected especially when they occur in combination with injuries to other parts of the body.
Most published studies on injuries in the ballet dancer focus on the lower extremity.
Three were injured at Crossways in Ely: A nine-year-old boy with arm and leg injuries, an eight-year-old girl with head injury, and a 29-year-old woman who was "walking wounded".
As a result injuries in adult cricketers have been well researched over the years with long-term injury surveillance being carried out in Australia, (1) England (2) and South Africa.
Patients with traumatic brain injury can have other complications, such as ruptured or torn arteries, cardiac injuries or blood clotting disturbances, that increase the risk of stroke.
Interestingly, a recent study of karate injuries found that injury incidence increased with competitor rank, and with number of years practicing.
Objective: To share experience of presentation and management of carotid artery injuries in tertiary care Hospitals Rawalpindi, Lahore and Quetta.
With the increasing popularity of soccer comes an increase injuries. To evaluate just how much soccer-related injuries have increased, researchers looked at data from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System for 1990 through 2014.
Cases included 1,425 individuals with traumatic brain injury and 1,386 with other head injuries, and controls included 2,145 without injury and 40,288 with an injury to a body part other than the head.