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A 17-year-old female asked:

Can i go on rollercoasters? i dislocated my left knee 5-6 months ago. no fractures, no surgery. no mri bc costly. can walk but weak left leg muscles.

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 47 years experience
Depends on speed and: g forces on roller coaster. But you should have your knee problem resolved because it can become a permanent impairment. If your muscles have undergone atrophy, it could be serious trouble.
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