A 25-year-old female asked:
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i fell 3days ago on gravel on my knee.minimal swelling sore to touch below knee.now have dull pain and pain shooting down leg/foot. shin/foot tingle

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Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
20 years experience Neurology
Nerve inolvement: The bruising and swelling may have impinged on a nerve in the front of your leg such as the superficial fibular nerve. If the symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, please seek evaluation and further guidance.
Answered on May 24, 2016

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