A 44-year-old member asked:
sprained both ankles badly. l is much worse. r already had stabilization surgery for past sprains 2 yr ago. is it ok to walk on r even if painful?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 48 years experience
See your surgeon: Have your right ankle checked out. May benefit from strapping or ankle bracing.
5252 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Podiatry 41 years experience
See a doctor: You need to be examined to make sure there is not a tear or fracture.
5252 viewsReviewed Apr 24, 2019
Santa Cruz, CA
A 28-year-old female asked:
Sprained both ankles badly. L is much worse. R already had stabilization surgery for past sprains 2 yrs ago. Is it ok to walk on r even if painful?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 28 years experience
Not recommended.: Pain is your body's way of telling you there is something wrong....Listen to it.
5272 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 24, 2019
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