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Foot still hurts a week after mild sprain, is this ok? when should i start physical therapy? how much longer til i can walk with no pain? basic in 3?

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Dr. Allan Tissenbaum answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

This is normal, start PT as soon as possible, walking without pain is very individual and depends on the degree of sorain and how much damage occured. Basic in 3 if you can walk and run without pain

Answered May 30, 2016

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Dr. Robert Hadfield answered

Specializes in Podiatry

If it is a mild sprain and there are no fractures you should be OK for basic training in 3 weeks.

Answered Aug 2, 2014

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