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Why is my ankle red and hot to the touch after an ankle sprain?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Because there : Is an increase in blood that travels there, more swelling of tissues...L.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Inflammation: Increased circulation leads to warmth, redness and often times swelling at and around an injured site.

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Last updated May 2, 2021

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