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Knee Problems and Injuries - Home Treatment

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Symptoms to watch for during home treatment

Call your doctor if any of the following occur during home treatment:

  • Signs of infection develop.
  • Your knee becomes hard to move or swelling lasts for more than 2 days.
  • Your knee, lower leg, or foot becomes pale or cool or looks blue.
  • Symptoms do not improve with home treatment.
  • Symptoms become more severe or frequent.

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: November 14, 2014
This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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