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A 21-year-old female asked:

My ankle is weak.i do running&basketball for 5 years.i wear an ankle brace in sports.i kind of walk pigeon toe with that foot.whats wrong with ankle?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
You would need: To have an in office exam to have the ankle examined. It is possible like you say the ankle is weak, a ligament may need to be constructed to gain strength. Do you have a history of chronic ankle sprains?
Last updated Dec 29, 2012


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