Patient : Last night I fell about ten feet off a roof. My knee twisted upon landing aand took the full impact. Severe pain after but relaxed rest of night with no problem. Woke today with sharp pain on outside of knee when I try to bend twist lift heavy objects or put pressuree on the leg. I took some ibuprophen and iced but still pain. No bruising but should I see a doc or let it go?
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