U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Lincoln, NE
A 16-year-old female asked:

Should i see a doctor if i sprained my ankle 4 days ago and it is still pretty swollen and it hurts to move side to side and up and down or is it ok?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See doctor: From the symptoms you described, a fracture needs to be excluded.
Dr.
A Verified Doctoranswered
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Depends: Are you able to walk on it? Are you taking any analgesia? Did you ice it originally and is it wrapped? Depending on your severity you may need to see a doctor.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jun 4, 2017

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.