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Is it possible to talk I have a knee enjury, should I go to

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Is it possible to talk I have a knee enjury, should I go to hospitol
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: No swelling- on ice for 8 hrs- I believe it to have gone out of joint - no pain, can walk with crouch without pain
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, healthily 89 yr mail
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

Could you please tell me more about the injury?

Did you fell?

How severe is your pain?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I fell- no pain- no swelling- beginning to feel firm
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

How long ago did you fell?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

Sure please.

When was the fall?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
The fall wa 9 hrs ago
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

Warning signs which warrant to go doctor / emergency room are;

1) Moderate to severe pain.

2) Increasing pain.

3) Deformity which indicate fracture.

4) Leg on one side look smaller.

5) Increasing swelling warmth, tenderness.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 months ago.

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