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Thibodaux, LA
A 21-year-old female asked:

Painful knee popping when walking /from bent and patella tenderness after blunt trauma. no fracture. ice= worse popping pain. mri? soft tissue injury?

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Dr. Craig Morton
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 18 years experience
See below: You could have a ligament or cartilage injury. If not better with rest, ice, compression, and elevation I would recommend seeing a musculoskeletal specialist for further evaluation and recommendations.

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Last updated Nov 20, 2018

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