A 36-year-old female asked:
Sharp aching pains in right ankle. Slight swelling. Tingling and numbness in right leg/foot. Can bend foot up and down no pain. Burning sensation.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Meeta Pancholi answered
25 years experience in Podiatry
Nerve injury: swelling may be present from inflammation of ankle or tendon covering (sheath). The tingling, numbness, burning is typical of nerve. This can be from direct injury or compression (swelling)
Answered on May 14, 2019
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