Knee injury on ladder.

Patient

Q: I hit the general area above my knee cap and part of the tip of the knee cap itself on a ladder earlier this week. It hit the ladder step as I was walking up. A few days have passed and it has started to form an indentation above my knee and is very sore especially when moving my leg up and down. Should I be concerned or go to a doctor?

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