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10 year old boy feel hard on knee been swollen and sore for 4 days can not walk on that leg xray shows no broke bones what would he had done?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology
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In brief: There are other

types of injuries that won't show up on an x-ray, including muscle and other soft tissue injuries, cartilage injuries, and ligament and tendon injuries.
Not all fractures show up immediately on xray. Follow up with your doc for additional evaluation.

In brief: There are other

types of injuries that won't show up on an x-ray, including muscle and other soft tissue injuries, cartilage injuries, and ligament and tendon injuries.
Not all fractures show up immediately on xray. Follow up with your doc for additional evaluation.
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