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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Pain/stiffness: On ankle range of motion: especially after rest. May be some swelling and probably limited range of motion.
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Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
In addition to: Dr. Oberman's excellent answer, arthritis pain tends to be associated with weather changes. Early arthritis doesn't show up on x-rays, so a "negative ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noahleen Betts
19 years experience Podiatry
Xray for arthritis: I would order an x-ray first.
Dr. Selene Parekh
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Depends: Testing for ankle arthritis begins with a phsyical exam and weight bearing xrays. At times, ct scans may be needed.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Miller
51 years experience Rheumatology
Probably inflamation: Trauma is the most common cause ie a sprain, but ongoing problems with swelling, heat and tenderness can be gout, pseudogout, early rheumatoid arthrit ... Read More
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthitis in the ankl: Arthritis of the ankle is a condition happen when the joint loses the supporting ligament of the ankle , subsequently there is abnormal movements and ... Read More
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Dr. Daniel Farber
24 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Degenerative : Ankle arthritis is degeneration of the cartilage (the smooth gliding surface of the joint) in the ankle. This can happens because of traumatic injury, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Ankle arthritis include:: Ankle pain, Ankle stiffness, Ankle swelling, Difficulty walking.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Hendrix
27 years experience Podiatry
Relieve Ankle Pain: Warm moist heat gentle ranging of motion topicals antiinflammatories all may help. Use an ankle brace and even sleep in the brace. See your ph ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirt Kimball
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Pain: Arthritic ankles are usually painful, swollen and may develop stiffness or loss of motion. Sometimes they "lock" pop or feel notable. Often symptoms ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Ryan
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Compensation: Your body compensates for the ankle pain by changing where the major of force impacts the ankle joint, which leads to further joint destruction over t ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The tests for Ankle arthritis include:: Xray of ankle, CT of ankle, MRI of ankle.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Exam: See a podiatrist for an exam, x ray& lab work up.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirt Kimball
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Painful ankle: Many causes of arthritis in ankle or any joint. Can be the result of wear and tear, njury or various diseases. The treatment depends on the cause and ... Read More
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