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I hit my knee area. slight tenderness, mild pain, no visible bruising or swelling, walking does not cause pain. could this be a growth plate fracture?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marc Tressler
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Unlikely: Probably nothing if you can run, jump, and exercise on it without pain.
Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Possible: An xray and an eval by an ortho doc would be the best bet.

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Last updated Nov 21, 2018

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