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Fall Branch, TN
A 33-year-old female asked:

Yesterday my knee got hit. my knee hurts and there is buising. i can walk on it but hurts to bend. could my knee be cracked?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you.
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A 23-year-old female asked:

What does it mean when my knee hurts when i bend but only sometimes when i walk?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rowan Paul
Sports Medicine 18 years experience
Many causes: You could have a meniscal tear, a cartilage defect or fluid in the knee that makes the knee hurt. In older people, osteoarthritis is a cause. Sometimes, you can have a hamstring tendonitis or smaller ligament inury as well. See your sports medicine doc, primary care, or ortho if it gets worse or you've had it for awhile.
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Last updated Dec 9, 2013

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