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My grand daughter’s knee has clicked and she cannot move it

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My grand daughter’s knee has clicked and she cannot move it because it is too painful. It has happened before and just clicked itself back. This time it has not done so and I do not know how to advise or help her
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: i have not seen swelling. Any movement seems to make it worse
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no she is a healthy 10 year old. She played football this morning

Hi...Welcome to Just Answer. I am Dr. Sumanth Amperayani and I am here to help you today. I have 15 years of experience in the field of Pediatrics at a tertiary care referral hospital. I will do my level best to alleviate your health concern. I am currently reviewing your question. I will be back in a moment to guide you further.

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Please do not try to reposition it by force.

It might be a cruciate ligament sprain as it is painful.

Give her Ibuprofen and immobilize the limb in the position of comfort and seek medical attention please.

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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
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