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knee brace causes ankle swelling
A 44-year-old member asked:
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Yes: Swelling in the foot can be commonly seen after injuries. This can be from unrelated medical causes or generally due to poor circulation, inflammation ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
20 years experience Rheumatology
See your doctor: With your history that provided, you need to see your doctor for further evaluation.
A 39-year-old member asked:
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If you are causing too much pressure around the knee, you can push on the sensory nerves that give you sensation around your foot. Usually it is pres ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
No, It cannot : A Brace Knee is a tool in managing the discomfort of the knee. There are many risks when using a brace like skin irritation or swelling, stiffness, pa ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
13 years experience Family Medicine
Dependent edema: Sorry to hear about the cut. You probably haven't been using the leg as much as you usually do, and gravity has pulled fluid down around the ankle. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
40 years experience Podiatry
See a doctor: Without history of injury it could be many things. You need to be examined.
A 29-year-old female asked:
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple things first: Hi Minam,
Sorry to hear that you are experiencing struggles with your health. I am assuming that your symptoms have been going on for awhile? Or at le ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
42 years experience Dermatology
You should: You should let your doctor evaluate this problem to see if it is serious.
A 81-year-old female asked:
40 years experience Dermatology
Broken bone: Need to see an orthopedist and get an x-ray.It certainly sounds like there is a broken bone which is also called a fracture.
A 46-year-old female asked:
21 years experience Podiatry
Soft tissue : lupus also result in soft tissue inflammation and will result in joint swelling and joint pain and area of ankle lateral "outside" has couple tendons ... Read More
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