Knee Injury

Patient

Q: Hi,

About a year ago I slipped and fell hard on the side of my left knee. I couldn't fully lock it for about 3 or 4 weeks and it was too painful and was painful if I knelt on it for a couple of months. I never went to a doctor and let it heal naturally after asking a pharmacist what to do. For a few weeks now it has started to throb if I stand for too long and sometimes I have a sharp pain on the left right side of my knee cap. Should I see a doctor about this?

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