A member asked:

Ive had ankle surgery before for a ruptured ligament but hurt my ankle again. same thing. doc says i need surgery. can it get worse if i play on it?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Hollie Gaeto answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

yes it will likely get worse if you put weight on it.

Answered Jan 5, 2019



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