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i broke my fibula, put a cast;after 2 weeks i hsve little pain on the outside of my ankle.. should i be concerne?when will i be able to walk?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Is there friction: between your cast and your ankle? If yes, let your provider know.
Answered on Sep 30, 2017
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