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A 38-year-old female asked:

Twisted ankle and knee. xray was normal. but placed on crutches. why do i feel and hear clicking in the knee and sharp pains in the knee.

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Knee injury: May have injured the soft tissue of the knee including cartilage, menisci, or ligaments.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat commented
Podiatry 23 years experience
Good answer!
Mar 30, 2013
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
Keep in mind: X-rays show bone, so if you suffer a soft tissue injury this does not show up on plain films.....If you have pain, see an orthopedist for a proper exam.

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