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A 17-year-old female asked:

Pain below knee on left side of right knee when bending or straightening leg after i twisted my knee. feels like something is out of place and rubbing. pain is completely tolerable. can walk/run fine. wondering how serious it is?

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 37 years experience
This needs an in person evaluation to determine if anything is torn or dislocated. Meanwhile apply ice to the area & elevate. Consider over the counter ibuprofen or acetaminophen.
Last updated Jun 18, 2021


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