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I fell yesterday and my right knee is swollen bruised and hot to touch. I can walk on it but is painful?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: You may

be describing a sub-patella BURSITIS (also called "housemaid's knee" (from washing floors on the hands and knees a VERY VERY OLD job description!!!!)
In any case a "Hands On" examination is necessary!

Meantime apply ICE and ELEVATE!
Hope this is helpful!
Dr Z

In brief: You may

be describing a sub-patella BURSITIS (also called "housemaid's knee" (from washing floors on the hands and knees a VERY VERY OLD job description!!!!)
In any case a "Hands On" examination is necessary!

Meantime apply ICE and ELEVATE!
Hope this is helpful!
Dr Z
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