A 31-year-old male asked:
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i've had ankle pain near talus, almost two years. very little swelling. xray said no fracture but small spur.physio/ultrasound no effect. what's next?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
After clinical exam: Sometimes an MRI is a good idea if your dr doesn't have a working diagnosis.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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