Patient Comments: Torn ACL - Signs and Symptoms

What were the signs and symptoms associated with your torn ACL?

Comment from: Scott, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: January 30

The signs and symptoms that I experienced were very familiar since this has been my fourth knee surgery. While attempting to stand from a kneeling position, I heard a rather loud "pop" followed by immediate and intense pain and the onset of swelling.

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