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i injured my knee a few days ago. sprain, fluid in knee and possible tear. why am i so exhausted?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Chronic pain can cause fatigue. Has the knee been evaluated by an orthopedist? If the problem persists see one.
Answered on Apr 16, 2017
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Dr. Gabriel Betancourt
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Yes.: A sprain can cause a lot of swelling, but the full extent of the damage done won't become apparent until after you get an MRI done. It's possible you ... Read More
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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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Sprain: Pain decreases rapidly during first 2-3 weeks but in some cases it may even take longer.
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Dr. Mark Sacher
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Depends on injury: It depends on the severity of the sprain. Sometimes only physical therapy treatments and/ or knee arthroscopy may be necessary.
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