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A 29-year-old female asked:

I broke fib & dislocated/tore ligament in ankle in june/13.had surgery w plate & 8 screws.in jan/14 had two long ankle screws removed.when can i run?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Ankle problems: Please make every effort to avoid chronic ankle problems that can plague you for many years. You must follow your orthopedic surgeon's instructions on these matters.

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Last updated Feb 5, 2014

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