A 54-year-old female asked:
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knee injury while dancing. heard pop tearing sensation. unstable knee x3 weeks medial swelling swelling down into foot. dx?

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Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Knee ligament : Most common knee injury after pop leading to instability, swelling, pain is an acl tear. Medial pain could be meniscus or mcl injury. Another possibility could include patellar dislocation....But usually more obvious.
Answered on Sep 16, 2019
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