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Knee problem

Hello doctor I think I twisted my knee or banged it somewhere a couple weeks ago. It mildly hurts sometimes, like a muscle pain. I have not taken any rest as it doesn't hurt often. Is there anything I need to do?
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Harisha N L Bangalore | General Physician
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Some of the most common reasons for knee pain are sprained ligaments, meniscus (cartilage) tears, tendonitis, and runner's knee...some other causes include bursitis,osteoarthritis, patellofemoral pain syndrome etc...Consult nearest orthopedic surgeon for clinical examination and evaluation they will do the needful....Regards..
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Dr. Navya G Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi there.. knee pain after trauma could be due to many causes like fracture of patella, joint disorders and, ligaments tear, bursitis,septic arthritis.... home remedies to reduce pain are hot fomentation, application of gels containing diclofenac, knee brace, avoid putting pressure over the knee which is paining, avoid sitting down.. please consult orthopedician once..
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