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A 42-year-old member asked:

what to do if i have a reoccuring bruise on my kneecap, why?

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Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Activity related: First is to consider whether there is any regular activity you do which could be causing this (i.e. Having to work on your knees, or playing soccer, etc). Next, you may need evaluation for a possible bleeding disorder which could explain your recurring problem.

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A 53-year-old male asked:

I have a bruise on my kneecap how long will it last?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Most bruises: Resolve within about a week.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle commented
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Hi Heidi.
Sep 3, 2013

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