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I have a knee injury, what should I do?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
See an orthopedist: Knee injuries vary in intensity and character, and really are best managed by orthopedic surgeons or rehab docs. Not all knee injuries eventuate in surgery, and most orthopedic surgeons try conservative measures first.
Answered on Oct 5, 2013
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