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Have damaged my knee in a fall swelling on knee and above

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: Have damaged my knee in a fall swelling on knee and above over 2 weeks now not looking good ,need asopme advise how to treat ?
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: nearly 3 weeks now no damage before
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Hi no nothing else


This is Dr Gupta,

I am sorry to hear about your symptoms,

Given that it has already been 3 weeks, I am not sure that we can do much without a physical consultation, the fact that this is still a problem suggests meniscal or ligament or cartilage injury

Early evaluation with your GP and a referral to an orthopedician with X-ray and MRI as needed are how we need to proceed now,

Let me know if you need more information,

Warm regards & stay safe,

Dr. Gupta and 3 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Will it heel on its own and how long ?
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
What do you think?


If there is no improvement in a couple of weeks, I would like this to be seen by a specialist,

Warm regards

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
HiNo ThanksHad it checked out going on well .Thanks Rob

Dear Rob,

That is great,

Stay safe & Thanks for letting us know,

Customer: replied 2 day ago.
I have said all's well, under treatment here thanks for your help ,have left you feed back !