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Wells, MN
A 35-year-old female asked:

I rolled my ankle in basketball yesterday i can walk on it but it hurts bad! it hurts to rotate my ankle, wiggle my toes!there is a bump where it hurts?

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Ankle Sprain: Sounds like and ankle sprain. The fact that you can weight bear on it usually indicates a less severe injury. If it is a grade 1 sprain should expect to be better in 7-10 days. Rest, ice, elevate, and use compression if swelling. Work on passive range of motion.
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