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Knee injury, feel numbness in toes, knee soreness. Recovery time?

hi, yesterday at the gym i accidentally hurt my knee . I was using the bike and my knee hit the handle, and it hurt really bad, it hurt it right in the bone, so i thought i d be fine by the next morning, but that same day i felt numbness all the ways to my toes, and now, one day later, i feel my knee sore, and numbness all the way to my toes. in how long will i be ready to go back and play soccer, run, etc? and what should i do to recover faster?
Asked On : Tue, 16 Oct 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014

Thanks for posting your query.

It might be soft tissue injury , ligament injury or fracture.

Without X-ray, it is difficult to differentiate a fracture from others.

I suggest you to consult an orthopaedician nearby for a detailed examination. You may get the X-ray of the area affected under his/her guidance.

In the interim, ice the affected area and take anti-inflammatory drug like mortin to reduce pain and inflammation. Avoid putting weight and rest well.

Answered: Thu, 18 Oct 2012
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