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I fell down n right knee got hurt. In MRI femoral acl partial tear. Is it repairable? Doc said more than 50% damage. I am unable to walk for 2 days now stable but can't wearing knee cap is itching. Any advise.

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Depends on how long after injury. If its been two days since injury, moving around will be uncomfortable. You could use a stockinette under your brace to reduce irritation. Ice packs, pain-killer ointments, gentle movement and static strengthening exercises. If it has been a while since injury, you could start closed chain exercises. Some types of ACL injury are repairable, others need the whole ACL reconstructured.
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