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so i had my acl surgery in april a couple months ago i was out hanging with friends and i went to pick up a basketball and my knee shifted a bit didnt seem normal after, it feels like it did when i first broke my acl. it sometimes gives out and i dont know what to do.HELP!
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Hi and thanks for using the forum.

You need to see your orthopedist about this.  In the meantime, rest, ice and elevate that leg.  You can take Motrin (ibuprofen- if you can tolerate it) for pain- it will reduce swelling as well as relieve your discomfort.  Good luck.

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