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A 28-year-old female asked:

I have bad sprained ankle and osteochondral defect in same ankle. could this cause the leg to get swollen (from below the knee down to the ankle)?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
I would be concerned: For a clot in the leg and I don't think your symptom is consistent with your injury and advise you to have it checked out ASAP, always better safe then sorry.

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Last updated Feb 6, 2015

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