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knee injury i was playing basket ball and my right let gave out. i heard a loud popping noise in my knee and my leg below the knee gave out to the right. i can walk without a brace but verys slowly and with a limp but with a brace i can walk a lot better.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
A tear: You likely have a tear. See an orthopedist and have an MRI done
Answered on Sep 24, 2014
Dr. Kevin Watson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible ACL tear: This could be an ACL tear or other ligament/meniscus tear. This would best be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon.
Answered on Oct 30, 2017

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