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Leg buckled, cant walk, Very tender/Stiff

Patient: I was helping a co-worker move a car and felt like my knee got kicked from the side but it did not now i cannot walk what would this be…..

 

 

Symptoms: Swelling from my pelvis to my lower knee, Tender to the touch in that area, cant bend leg at knee, NO PAIN, unless i push down above my knee in the thigh area

 

 

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Doctor: HelloThank you for posting your query on ATD.I have gone through your query and understand your concern. You may h ave got ligament injury. Treatment can be rest and analgesic such as ibuprofen. Vitamin B and c is helpful in recovery. It can be confirmed by MRI of it. If you have a fever then it can be cellulitis. Hope your query get answered.Wishing you a good health.Take care.

 


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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