Patient :My knee has been feeling tight for about two weeks, as if there was internal pressure, with a gradual increase in severity. About two days ago, it began to feel painful. As of today, I cannot bend my knee past a 45 degree angle and cannot put my full weight on it. I am male, 16, and in average physical shape and activity.
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