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My 14 year old daughter fell while skiing. Both of her knees twisted in the fall and I think her left one could be sprained. What could I do?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Have her seen

This is a classic set up for a torn ligament within the knee that may require surgical repair. Rest her for a few days with her leg elevated and cool compress on the knee.
After the swelling recedes she needs a good exam to assess the stability of the joint.

In brief: Have her seen

This is a classic set up for a torn ligament within the knee that may require surgical repair. Rest her for a few days with her leg elevated and cool compress on the knee.
After the swelling recedes she needs a good exam to assess the stability of the joint.
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