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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
A 23-year-old female asked:

severe lateral foot & ankle pain when walking & standing, painful to touch & at rest, slight ankle swelling w/ popping sound. 2 weeks since injury.

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Dr. Jimmy Lee
Dr. Jimmy Lee answered
Specializes in Podiatry
Need xray: You should really get a xray to make sure there are no fractures from your injury, which I presume was an inversion ankle sprain. With these sprains, fracture of the styloid process of the 5th metatarsal bone is common.

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Last updated Jun 29, 2017

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