South Ozone Park, NY
A 16-year-old female asked:
Fell and hit my knee, have been icing, walking is fine, but running or walking up/down stairs somewhat hurts still. is it serious?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Munshoweranswered
Family Medicine 32 years experience
I do not know: Without an exam it is tough to tell the severity of your knee injury. Get eval if the pain persists.
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Dr. Zubin Khubchandanianswered
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Chondromalacia: Chondromalacia can occur from direct trauma. Sounds like symptoms from your knee cap. Usually responds to therapy. Need an eval to see how serious.
4.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 27, 2014
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