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what causes tightness at the ankles?

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Dr. Eric Bluman
Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery 23 years experience
Many things: There are a number of things that can cause tightness in the ankles. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone tightness in these areas should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for a definitive diagnosis so that appropriate treatment can be started. You can find one in your area at: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/foot ankle.

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Last updated Oct 27, 2020

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