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A 16-year-old female asked:

I landed my jump and my knee started hurting a lot. for first 2 days after the incident i could barely walk and bend my knee now after 3 months it got a little better but it still hurts whenever i squat. it wasnt bruised or swollen. what's my injury?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
You might have a torn meniscus or ligament. You should see an orthopedist if possible.
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