A 28-year-old female asked:
What treatment is available for an ankle effusion?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Fred Birnbaum answered
42 years experience in Podiatry
Arthrocentesis: Fluid can be removed via a syringe and then sent for lab analysis. If your foot surgery was relatively recent, that may be the cause. Physical therapy may resolve it as well.
Answered on Jun 13, 2018
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