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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Some are, some not: Depending on the nature of the injury, severity (grade) and location often determines how bad the injury is. Some can be devastating, causing elimina ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Camille Clinton
19 years experience in Sports Medicine
Overuse injuries: The most common reason for knee pain are not traumatic injuries, but overuse injuries. These can cause patellofemoral pain or anterior knee pain, it ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: This would obviously depend on the type of injury but generally speaking: pain, swelling, stiffness, locking, decreased range of motion, bruising, et ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Here!: Most knee injuries have some degree of quad inhibition or quad weakness. It often causes more pain and difficulty in the inner part of the knee than t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Knee injuries: Depends upon the location and extent (the personality) of the injury. Meniscal tears and full thickness acl tears don't heal on their own, and may nee ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Fairly common: Knee injuries are fairly common in basketball, especially acl tears.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chen
14 years experience in Sports Medicine
Lots: In general you can have bony or soft tissue injuries of the knee. Bony would be a fracture or cartilage injury. Soft tissue would be a ligament or men ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Unable to answer: Unable to answer without further information regarding your condition.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Greenfield
40 years experience in Rheumatology
Go to a physician: Knee injuries need to be evaluated by a physician. He/she will take a history and perform an exam. Additional tests such as x-rays and MRI may be ne ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience in Sports Medicine
Avoid pounding: Its probably best to perform cardio exercises which will allow pounding or knee impact the best exercises would probably be cycling, elliptical ... Read More
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