Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tear
• Rapid knee swelling and; tenderness
• Pain while kneeling, squatting, running, slowing down, or walking stairs or ramps
• Limping or problems walking
• Knee instability, a feeling that the knee is "giving out"
Your doctor may recommend over-the-counter or prescription pain medication. In some cases, people with a PCL tear wear a knee brace to support the knee.
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