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Fort Lauderdale, FL
A 38-year-old female asked:

Sprained ankle 4 days ago diagnosed with right lateral ligament tear. under bandage over ankle and top of foot a little numb. severe swelling. is ok?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 30 years experience
Rest: Ice, compression, elevation. If swelling is severe i would recommend crutches with no weight bearing. If numbness is being felt, the bandage may be on to tight and you need to let the doctor know, .
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