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A 22-year-old female asked:

About two weeks ago i went to play soccer and i ran into a player. my knee is swollen and bruise but doesn't hurt to touch. thanks for answering ?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Knee: If you are able to walk on it without discomfort, it would be reasonable to continue with cool compress, ace wrap and NSAID. You probably have some degree of fluid on the knee from the injury. This should resolve in a week or so. If persistent after that I would recommend being seen.
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