Thank you for your question. Your pain may be due injury to the meniscus of your knee joint. This is a piece of cartilage that cushions the knee joint. An injury to the meniscus can very in severity and needs to be assessed by a skilled orthopedic surgeon along with MRI imaging. Once assessed, your treatment may range form rest, wearing a knee brace, and physiotherapy to surgery to repair or remove the damaged meniscus. Please seek further evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon.
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