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A 41-year-old male asked:

Fell on knee running i'm ok to walk but top of knee is extremely tender to touch what could be cause?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Patellar injury: You may have patella injury. Have MRI of knee and see an orthopedist. In the mean while, give rest to knee and take Ibuprofen otc. Thanks.
Dr. Alvin Stein
Pain Management 61 years experience
Possible fracture.: Need to get xray or MRI or ct to evaluate , but see a doctor.

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