A 52-year-old member asked:
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How can I heal soft tissue knee injury?

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Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Depends, do you: Mean like you banged it and have some skin abrasions and bruising but with no interior derangement? If this is what you mean, then consider, rest, gentle range of motion, nsaids if appropriate for your health. If it does not get better in a few days, consider seeing a physician.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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See below: The repair process occurs at the molecular level thus it takes a well to heal a large amount of tissue.
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