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tore lateral meniscus slightly almost a year back and had surgery to fix it, went back to dance within a couple weeks because the dr said no therapy was needed. now my knee hurts if i am on my feet for too long or walking more than a short distance?

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Dr. Nolan Segal
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Rehab needed: Rehab is always necessary after any surgery. Needs tobe checked. Shouldn't have that much pain. Likely need mri.
Answered on Feb 17, 2017
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