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A 19-year-old female asked:

I injured my ankle five years ago, and have gone to physio ever since but nothing has worked. a doctor recently suggested surgery. what should i do?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
What kind of surgery: I have to know what kind of surgery and the reason for it to be able to advise.
Dr. Francisco Oliva
Podiatry 35 years experience
Mri: Mri will better evaluate any damage to the ankle. Surgery may be needed and could be done arthroscopic.

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