what causes tightness at the ankles?
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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:
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Last updated Oct 27, 2020
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