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A 19-year-old female asked:

can walking for a long time cause your ankles to feel swollen and sore? it's been 2 days and they're still sore and swollen

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Dr. Kelvin Barry
Podiatry 17 years experience
yes: Excessive walking, especially in warm/hot weather can cause swelling. Did you twist ankle while walking?
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Yes: Yes but you should recover very fast. If persists see a podiatrist for exam.

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Last updated Nov 2, 2013

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