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A female asked about a 16-year-old female:

Hi what type of injuries could my daughter have she has swelling around where her ligaments are around the ankle and along the ankle bone this has been an issue for nearly 3 years.she has seen muscular skeletal and has wore insole s with trainers to help

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Dr. Eric Tepper
Podiatry 41 years experience
Ligament damage?: If your daughter is athletic, it is possible she has injured her ankle ligaments. An MRI would show if this were in fact the case. Wearing a stirrup ankle brace would help stabilize her ankle during activity.

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Last updated Mar 9, 2015

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