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Knee Dislocation (cont.)

Knee Dislocation Symptoms and Signs

Knee dislocation will always cause severe pain in the knee. Sometimes, there will be no feeling below the knee. If the knee relocates, it will become swollen from fluid in the knee and be painful with any movement. Very serious symptoms include loss of a pulse below the knee or loss of feeling or movement below the knee.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/4/2014

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