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I Fell On My Knee Cap
I fell on my knee and hit right under my knee. Pain below my knee when i stand but can walk on it?
Acute trauma: To the knee with common symptoms: focal tenderness, effusion, inability to bear weight. Most soft tissue injuries, including internal derangements of the knee, although potentially disabling, do not usually need emergency treatment. Rec. See your pcp for evaluation, imaging (ct/mri) and treatment. ...Read more
In volleyball today I landed flat on my knee cap on wood gym floor. I had little knee pad on. Hurts to bend knee at all sorta a knot on front of cap
Exam/x-ray: Please proceed to your local ER or UC clinic to rule out a fracture. ...Read more
When i fell i sprained my knee i fell on my left side i got a knot on my upper thigh and i think when i walk it hurt my legs it from my hip not my kne?
I fell hitting my knee off the edge of a kerb. I got stitches and had a black bruise line just below my knee. 6 wks on I can't kneel on same knee. ?
Fracture: 49 year old lady status post fall to knee and continued pain at 6 weeks post injury. You should have plain radiographs (X-rays) taken of your knee to ascertain whether you had fracture of your tibial plateau. You may or may not require rigid fixation with plate and screws if you do have a fracture. Stay calm and see an orthopaedic surgeon.Good luck. ...Read more
Last march fell on my knee cap,inflammation in knee gave me a shot, and it was good, I went rolling skating 3 days ago, now my knee cap is hurting bad?
Inflammation,: After an usual form of exercise, joints can become inflamed. This can happen when we engage in activities that use our muscles and joints in ways that we don't normally use them. Rest, ibuprofen or tylenol, (acetaminophen) ice or heat, is a reasonable plan for now. If you have significant swelling, or fever, or your knee gives way, see somebody as soon as possible. Regular skating when better, can prevent this ...Read more
I fell couple week on my ankle and my knee have been hurting off and on since. I was high boots and i twisted my ankle and landed on my knee.
Knee pain: The impact transmitted to the knee and the twisting of the foot twist the muscles attached to the knee and turn it can cause problem in the knee including meniscus tear. Have it evaluated and observed well. It could just be an inflammatory reaction and can go away or other condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fell on my knee walikng up the stairs knee felt like it gave out on me. Having sharp pain and can't hardly put full weight on it. Recently tore acl.
Go see ortho: If your ACL was repaired recently, it may have failed. The ACL repair gets weaker before it gets stronger. (It has to do with migration of new blood vessels to support the repair). If you didn't have it repaired, you may have had other underlying injury which had not need diagnosed, such as a partial miniscus tear which is now damaged. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Orthopedic eval: You should see an orthopedist. A pop sound and impaired ability to bear weight are suspicious for a soft tissue injury to the ligaments or tendons in the knee. In the short term, you can ice it, elevate it, compress it with an ace wrap, and take some Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I fell at work about a month ago on my right knee. It twisted when I fell. Sharp pains on left side of right knee. Swelling too. Had MRI?Torn meniscus
Whenever I run my knee starts to hurt. It's my right leg and it hurts kind of under my knee cap a little on the LEFT side of my knee on my RIGHT knee.
I fell at work, hard on my left knee. I have sharp pain when kneeling or even when i touch my knee cap. What happened?
Need X-ray : If you haven't done so already, you need to be examined and have an x-ray. It is possible that you have fractured/broken your knee cap which sometimes requires surgery or at least a brace or cast. If not, then most likely you have sustained a contusion or bone bruise which should improve with time. Other possibilities exist as well & are best determined by an orthopedic evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My foot feels awkward, i fell an hit my shin on the concrete stairs weeks back. After i slip on some ice. My shin still had a knot there what can I do?
It takes time: Amusing that you have not fractured or chipped your tibia or torn a muscle/tendon it can take several months for this to feel normal. You can use otc liniments and massage. Protection of the area by avoiding activities (skate it boring etc) that have a high potential of re injury until this heals will go a long way to your recovery. ...Read more
Awhile ago my left knee popped and rolled. It has occasional pain. I fell on the knee recently, it hurts down the tibia to foot. What should I do?
See ortho surgeon: Should see your pcp or orthopaedic surgeon, only a good physical exam and x-ray of your knee can determine the reazon for the pain. ...Read more
3 days ago i fell off my bike with my son in a seat on theback. All fell on my knee. Back outside of knee hurts bad & can't bear much weight. What do?
Have it evaluated: There are several possible causes for knee. If the knee truly buckles, it could be a tear. See an orthopedist. ...Read more
That depends: Swelling? Pain? Bruising? Laceration? Decreased range of motion? Limping? Obvious deformity? If it is significantly symptomatic - medical evaluation would be prudent. ...Read more
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