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Please tell me what are common symptoms of a torn acl?

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Dr. Bradley Butkovich
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Common symptoms

Include instability with lateral of twisting movement.
Often people will say their knee just feels weak or loose or mushy. Catching and locking can be symptoms as well as significant swelling initially. Usually is a result of a non contact twisting injury to the knee. Often people will say they heard or felt a pop.

In brief: Common symptoms

Include instability with lateral of twisting movement.
Often people will say their knee just feels weak or loose or mushy. Catching and locking can be symptoms as well as significant swelling initially. Usually is a result of a non contact twisting injury to the knee. Often people will say they heard or felt a pop.
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