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My knee has been hurting when i bend it, walk, and run. this has been going on for 2 weeks what is wrong?

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Dr. Connie Topliff
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Hard to say: Have a doc check you. Several things it could be-strain in the ligaments or tendons, a torn meniscus, arthritis. Need to see pcp who can ask more about the problem, and do an exam. If no contraindications, take some Ibuprofen as directed & try an ice pack on it, as well as resting it & wrapping it w ace wrap. These may help it feel better & the doc will be interested if any of these help.

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Last updated Aug 4, 2017

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