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Five year old case of dislocation of knee and hip joint with foot drop (rt). Now, foot drop and patella dislocation with ligament tears.

Need to repair. The foot drop is due to the fibular dislocation putting pressure to the common peroneal nerve which sends a nerve to the muscle that lifts your foot. Need to see an orthopedic surgeon to realign your knee to prevent further damage. Read more...

I'm having a patella dislocation. 3 weeks now, pain has reduced but am unable to bend my knee and feeling stiffness. Is this normal?

Hmmmm? Some stiffness is to be expected, however the key question is how you have been treated. Nearly treatment designed to keep the patella reduced has been shown to reduce the risk of recurrence. If you are wearing a stabilizing patella brace, motion can begin a couple weeks after injury. Read more...