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Fell hard on knee & sharp pain when bent backwards.

Fell on knee HARD, immediate pain, swelling, feels like I pushed my knee cap up, warm to touch, sharp pain when bent backwards~ I dont understand why there is heat ? It happened 12 hours ago, ice and anti-inflamatories~ what do you think I injured ?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Feb 2011
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Thanks for query,
it is possible that due to hard heat you might got torn injury to muscles and ligaments,
Even you might have haematoma formed.
Go for X ray knee and find out the cause.
Take anti inflammatory and antibiotic medicines.
Consult orthopedic and seek advice.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Sat, 13 Aug 2011
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