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A 31-year-old female asked:

Avulsion ankle fracture 3wks ago & ruptured ligaments (lateral). cast off today & opposite side (medial?) of ankle is most painful when moving? why?

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Dr. Jocelyn Curry
Podiatry 15 years experience
Ankle sprain: You likely have an ankle sprain of the medial side of the ankle, too. A lateral fracture and medial sprain are common. Physical therapy will help the pain and mobility.

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