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A 20-year-old male asked:

My ankle sprained 3 weeks b4. fr frst 48 hrs i did iceing 3-4 tmes , gt an x-ray no break was found. i'm able to walk ,jogg, play again it get swollen?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Ligament: If the ligament was torn during the sprain the ankle could continue to swell repeatedly after exercise. If pain and swelling persist with exercise,see an orthopedic surgeon for evaluation and advice as you want to avoid chronic ankle problems.
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