A 16-year-old female asked:
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no feeling across front of knee & down side of leg. numbness pain & tingling for 2 weeks. shooting pain across front of knee and down leg when touched?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Numbness and pain: You have a nerve impingement. Consult a back specialist for help and possible physiotherapy
Answered on Jul 7, 2014
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Dr. Sarkis Barupian
40 years experience Family Medicine
PCP-evaluation-x-ray: We need to know how it appeared as well as any previous history of trauma or injury. You may have sprained your knee, torn a ligament or tendon or even damaged your meniscus. You may have a neuropthy as well but first you mus be examined by your PCP, be valuated, x-rays may be ordered includying an ortho referral.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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