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Do i need further surgery after dislocated fracture of my ankle

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Depends on speed and: g forces on roller coaster. But you should have your knee problem resolved because it can become a permanent impairment. If your muscles have underg ... Read More

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Who is taking care : Of the dislocation?/ fracture? How is that being fixed? Any damaged ligament will likely be addressed in the same manner. So if surgery is considered ... Read More
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
Immobilization: Immobilization is key to holding the ankle joint in the proper position. Whether you had surgery or not for the ankle injury, this can be done during ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Everyone heals up: At different rates.Be sure to get proper physical therapy, be consistent and determined to go to all your pt sessions.If your recovery is less than 10 ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Pfeifer
39 years experience Trauma Surgery
Arthritis: That many bony injuries, you are lucky to be alive. Any fracture associated with joints may become arthritic prematurely over time. Chronic pain is an ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow-up: Hip dislocations associated with acetabular fractures are challenging injuries to treat. My assumption is that your surgeon still has you on weight-be ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Arbes
43 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It sounds as though you had quite the accident. Fractured ribs are painful enough, the fracture/dislocation of an ankle can have long rehabilitation ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Sausage toe: The bigness could be due to residual swelling which could also contribute to the numbness and lack of bending. Based on the severity of the fracture, ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Burning pain: I recommend you ask the doctor who is now following you for the fracture. You should have a contact number to use if you have any questions or probl ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bozak
Specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See your surgeon: You need to follow up with your surgeon, who will probably check x-rays to make sure everything is in the proper place.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Need a medical exam: You have likely sprained your ankle joint. This could mean a ligament injury short of breaking your ankle bones.You will get much relief and a healthi ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Sounds like: a big operation for serious injury. Pain free ambulation at 3 weeks is pretty good progress. Because of extent of injury and surgical procedure, it ... Read More
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