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My mom hurt her knee after falling.her knee is swollen. What…

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My mom hurt her...

My mom hurt her knee after falling.her knee is swollen. What should I do.

Doctor's Assistant: When did the swelling begin? Has your mother used any medication for it?

For pain loratab. She is 72 years old.

Doctor's Assistant: Has she seen a doctor about the pain?

No she is stubborn.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in her medical history you think the doctor should know?

She has lupus

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Orthopedics
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Hi, this is Dr. Shah and am reviewing your question now.
How big is the swelling? Is the swelling increasing in size? Is it difficult to bend or walk? Any redness? How severe is the pain in 1 to 10 scale?

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