Knee pain after volleyball match

Patient

Q: I am a university level volleyball player and I have been experiencing knee pain that is keeping me from practicing fully. It is in the back of my knee on the lateral side. There is pain when I straighten my leg all the way and when I bend it past 90 degrees making it painful for me to jump. Any ideas as to what it is from and what i can do about it?

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