A 29-year-old member asked:
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what causes loose ligaments in ankle/foot?

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Dr. Robert Kornfeld
41 years experience Podiatry
Loose ligaments: This can either be a congenital issue or acquired after ligamenbt injury that did not properly heal. It is important to be evaluated by a podiatrist to see what would be appropriate to stabilize your foot/ankle to prevent injury and disability.
Answered on Aug 2, 2017
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: It could be genetic or traumatic in origin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
Answered on Apr 4, 2013

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