Knee pain in a cheer tumbling accident

Patient

Q: Hi, I had a tumbling accident in cheerleading, and while doing a front flip I hurt my knee. after that I couldn't bend it or it would lock up, I went to urgent care and they did an xray and said it was sprained, or they think, and to come back in a few weeks if it hasn't healed or if there was still swelling . its been about a month and its still painful and swollen. Do you have any other ideas?

Symptoms:  Swelling, tenderness, redness
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