A 31-year-old female asked:
I played action crieket on tuesday night and the ball hit me on the side of my knee lateral collateral ligament and still hurt.must i go to a doctor?
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Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Sounds like: a simple contusion ...if it doesn't resond to ICE, ELEVATION and REST for 48 hours an x ray to rule out small FRACTURE is indicated!
Hope this helps
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